Ghana FA communication director Saanie tight-tipped on Ghana friendlies

Goal Ghana
The communication director has declined to shed light on the opponents the Black Stars will play against during the Fifa break

Ghana Football Association are yet to give details of the Black Stars’ friendly match arrangements ahead of the Fifa break.

Reports were rift in the local media last week that the national team will play Iceland as part of their preparations for the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia, where they will face fellow West African country Nigeria in Group D.

“As I speak to you now, the football association hasn’t confirmed the friendly match yet and can't debunk it also,” Saanie told

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“So I am unable to tell you if we will confirm a match or not [during the next friendly date]. We are in talks with many other federations about a friendly and when these talks are concluded and contracts are signed, we will talk about it publicly,” he added.

The Ghanaian authorities have announced the scrapping of funds for the national team’s friendly matches.