Four-time African champions Ghana will face five-time world champions Brazil in an international friendly match at the Stade Oceane Le Havre.
The match will be played in France on Friday, September 23, 2022. Kick-off is at 18:30 GMT.
The two nations will use the game to prepare for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 to be played in November and December 2022.
Brazil will use the Black Stars test to familiarize themselves with what it is like to play against African opposition because they are in the same World Cup group with Cameroon.
On the other hand, Otto Addo will take advantage of the Selecao meeting to prepare for his clash against the South African team of Uruguay in the World Cup.
Tite’s team is undefeated since losing the Copa América final to Argentina in July 2021. Brazil won 10 of the games it played in that period and drew the other three.
The Selecao have won four of their last five matches by a margin of four goals. It means the South Africans are expected to dominate the match and come out on fire on Friday.
They have only conceded once in their last five games.
Otto Addo’s Ghana Black Stars have lost four of their last ten games in all competitions, drawing five and winning just one.
Overall, the Black Stars will face Brazil for the fifth time in history; He lost all those games, scoring twice and conceding thirteen goals.
March 27, 1996: Brazil v Ghana 8-2 International Friendly
June 27, 2006: Brazil v Ghana 3-0 FIFA World Cup
March 27, 2007: Brazil v Ghana 1-0 International Friendly
September 5, 2011: Brazil v Ghana 1-0 International Friendly
how to look
The game will be broadcast live on Ghanaian television station, Max TV. Brazilians can also watch the match on Globo Sports TV.
Globally, fans can also watch the game via score808.com, hesgoal.com, and the Ghana Football app.
players to watch
Brazil: Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar Jr. is undoubtedly the player to watch for the South Americans. He has scored three penalties in Brazil’s last two games and is in top form at club level.
Ghana: Mohammed Kudus, who is on fire for Dutch giants Ajax, will be the player to watch for the Ghana Black Stars. He has scored consecutively in five games for Ajax, a total of six goals.
Meanwhile, Iñaki Williams, who will be making his Ghana debut, is an interesting player to watch for in Friday’s game.
Source : ghananewss.com