Govt will ensure Black Stars prepare well to facilitate outstanding performance in Qatar – Finance Minister

Ken Ofori-Atta, the Finance Minister says the government is committed to ensuring the Black Stars have good preparation ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Ghana missed out on the 2018 edition but beat Nigeria to book a ticket to the 2022 edition in Qatar.

At the 2022 Mid-Year budget review, the finance minister reiterated government desire to support the Black Stars ahead of the World Cup.

“The Black Stars will represent our nation at the FIFA World Cup in Qatar in November 2022. Government will ensure that adequate preparation is made to facilitate outstanding performance at the tournament”

He also called on Ghanaians to support the national team in prayers to succeed at the upcoming tournament.

“We encourage Ghanaians to continue to remember them in prayer and offer our support” he said

The biggest soccer mundial will be staged in Qatar between November and December where 32 countries will battle it out for the covetous trophy.