Ghana Soccer Affiliation (GFA) Government Council member George Amoako has revealed critical efforts are being made to get Tariq Lamptey to play for the Black Stars.
Tariq, born to Ghanaian dad and mom in England, ie eligible to play for each nations. Nevertheless, England have the sting, with the participant that includes for his or her U-18, U-19, U-20 and not too long ago U-21 groups.
“Actually after I was watching him [Lamptey] on TV, the very first thing I did was to name a few folks and it was clear that he will probably be a superb participant for our nationwide crew, the Black Stars,” Amoakoh advised Nhyira FM.
“It isn’t going to be simple [to get him to switch international allegiance]. The nationwide groups division is making critical efforts to get his dad and mom and the boy to conform to play for Ghana.
“Nevertheless it’s not going to be simple. I don’t need to sound like its inconceivable, but it surely’s not going to be simple.
“A lot of the [Ghanaian] gamers born in Europe, if you wish to entice them to come back and play for Ghana, it is rather tough. They largely aspire to play for his or her nation of delivery or host nations. Even their dad and mom don’t go for their youngsters taking part in for Ghana.”
Tariq joined Brighton in January from Chelsea and has change into their first alternative proper again. On Monday, he was broadly praised for his wonderful efficiency towards his former membership in Premier League opener.