Here is why Southampton defender, Mohammed Salisu rejected Ghana Black Stars callup
Here is why Southampton Centre back boldly rejected his country’s call. The system failed him as a young talent. Salisu could have been very helpful looking at his statistics.
Salisu rejected Black Stars call up for Afcon2021, and went ahead to play for Southampton. Interesting thing is that, Mohammed Salisu has improved as one of the best defenders in the Premier league. Multiple vidoes of him displaying his talent on the pitch has gone viral and is all you need to watch. Mohammed Salisu is the first player to make 50+ interceptions in the 2021/22 premier league season (Video)
is also alleged that Ghana Football Association treated Mohammed Salisu very bad when he was in dying need of help from the Association. They ignored all his calls for a little help he needed to save his football career.
His situation was very critical that, FIFA nearly banned him permanently from playing football according to Africa info 247.
“Earlier in his career, Ghana Football Association ignored his calls for help when FIFA almost banned him from playing football permanently” Africa Info 247 tweeted on December 18, 2021
In March 2021, news portals in the country reported about Salisu’s interest to play for the senior team
“Breaking, Ghana Football Association spokesperson Mr. Henry Asante, has confirmed that Southampton Centre back Mohammed Salisu has committed to play for the Black Stars” Owuraku Ampofo said
Ghana failed to qualify for the next stage in the 2021 Afcon tournament.