LATEST: This is why we’ll go far in the world cup – Alexander Djiku reveals
Black Stars defender Alexander Djiku has expressed delight after supporting Ghana secure qualification to the World Cup in Qatar.
The hardworking defender performed an instrumental function as Ghana advised Nigeria to make a return to the World Cup in Qatar later this year.
“Amazing. Qatar We Are Coming. Thank you for your supports. Thank you God,” the Strasbourg defender wrote on Twitter.
He French-born defender was immense as Ghana stored the attacking threat of Nigeria, Victor Osimhen at bay.
Thomas Partey scored for the Black Stars in the opening minutes of the recreation earlier than Nigeria had been awarded a controversial penalty after Ademola Lookman used to be adjudged to have been fouled via Dennis Odoi.
Captain Trost Ekong scored from the spot-kick to get the equalizer from the Super Eagles.
Napoli striker Victor Oshimen scored again for the domestic facet but the purpose was dominated out via the VAR for offside.
The Black Stars held the Nigerians to a 1-1 draw to secure passage to the World Cup to be staged in Qatar.