President of the Ghana Football Association[GFA], Kurt Okraku has revealed that Ghanaian legend Mohammed Polo will join Ghana’s contingent for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Mohammed Polo one of the very best the country has seen, was part of the team that won the 1978 Africa Cup of Nations [AFCON] with the Black Stars.
Polo launched his autobiography titled “Polo The Magnificent: The story of the Dribbling Magician last week and Kurt Okraku was present.
Speaking at the launch, he said Polo will be part of Ghana’s team due to his contribution to Ghana Football over the years.
“Mohammed Polo has come and done his bit, it is left with me and you to also do our part in our mission to make our dear nation great and strong,”
“Our beloved Black Stars are in the Mundial (2022 World Cup) and we will go there and make our nation great and strong and proudly defend our colors and we will go there with the one and only professor Mohammed Ahmed ‘Polo’.
“Mohammed polo will be with us on the flight to Qatar which will be our token of appreciation. When you do your bit and sacrifice for our dear country, we will say thank you.
“His memories will continue to stay with countless generations of our dear nation and Africa at large,’’ he added.
Mohammed Polo made 54 appearances for the Black Stars from 1973 to 1985 and scored 20 goals for the Ghana national team.