Ghana vs Nigeria: Black Stars coach Otto Addo to delay decision on injured Kamaldeen Sulemana for 2022 World Cup playoff



Ghana coach Otto Addo will delay the decision on Rennes winger Kamaldeen Sulemana who has been knocked back by an injury ahead of the crucial 2022 World Cup playoff against Nigeria this month.

The 20-year-old has been sidelined since he suffered a back injury at training almost two weeks ago.

He has missed Rennes last two matches in the Lique 1 and now racing against against time to be fully fit for the World Cup qualifying decider against the Super Eagles.

Interim Ghana coach Otto Addo will delay a decision on the talented wideman as he prepares to name his final squad for the showdown.

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The first leg comes off on March 25, 2022, at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium.

The Black Stars travel to Abuja for the second leg on March 29, 2022, to be played at the M.K.O Abiola National Stadium.

Otto Addo, currently at his base with Dortmund has been analyzing his opponent and also preparing his squad for the crucial encounter.

According to sources, most of the players to have played in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations tournament will make the Black Stars squad for the world cup play0ffs.

Ghana will be without captain Andre Dede Ayew and Yeni Malatyaspor striker Benjamin Tetteh due to suspension.

Otto Addo will officially submit his squad to the Ghana Football Association by close of the week.

The Ghana FA is expected to send invitations to the clubs 14 days ahead of the tie before players can be released during the international break.

The Black Stars technical team will meet with management before officially announcing the squad to the public.

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