- Black Stars defender John Boye believes the team will one day win the AFCON
- Ghanaian Football fans have reacted to John Boye's comment
- The Black Stars have failed to win the AFCON title since 1982
Ghanaian football fans have expressed their views as to whether the Black Stars will win the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in the near future.
Prior to the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt, Ghanaians confidently believed that Black Stars will lift the trophy but that dream disappeared in thin air.
The Black Stars failed to make the nation proud after failing to annex the title after losing to Tunisia.
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Kwesi Appiah’s men lost 5-4 to the North African side on penalties after 1-1 in regulation time.
The team were then given a hostile welcome by Ghanaians upon their return from Egypt.
However, John Boye, in an interview described the team’s exit as disappointing, but insists it is time to move on and focus on bigger things.
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The Metz centre-back believes it’s only a matter of time before the Black Stars put smiles back on the faces of Ghanaians.
“We are all disappointed but only God knows best. We just have to keep our heads up and keep going because this is not the end,” he said.
“Now, we have to put everything aside and concentrate on our club. But God has a way of doing things and we know that one day we will make Ghanaian laugh.”
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Some football fans have reacted to Boye’s comments with mixed feelings regarding Ghana's chances of winning the trophy
Apizo Beat confidently sided with the lanky defender:
Yunus Nyaaba Alfa also towed the same line with Boye:
Korsi Afemiele was hard on Boye for making the said comment:
Jah Will Mevado took Boye to the cleaners:
Tarzan Oswald blasted the Black Stars defender:
Yakubu Rahman Gh wasn't happy with Boye's comment:
Meanwhile, the Black Stars will have to wait another two years before trying to challenge for the AFCON trophy again.
The last time Ghana won the trophy was in 1982 in Libya.
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