African Soccer 23.8.2018 11:30 am

Inter Milan signing Kwadwo Asamoah called up by Ghana

One of Ghana’s best players Kwado Asamoah has been chosen to play for the Black Stars for the first time since his last appearance in 2014.

Asamoah has been playing for top Italian club Inter Milan since May but was a regular at Juventus for six years before moving to Milan on a free transfer.

Inter Milan signing Kwadwo Asamoah called up by Ghana
Inter Milan signing Kwadwo Asamoah called up by Ghana

Inter Milan signing Kwadwo Asamoah called up by Ghana

One of Ghana’s best players Kwado Asamoah has been chosen to play for the Black Stars for the first time since his last appearance in 2014.

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