In an official post of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) earlier today, it was disclosed five foreign-based players have successfully switched their nationality.
It is reported Athletic Bilbao attacker Inaki Williams, Tariq Lamptey of Brighton and Hove Albion, Patric Pfeiffer, Stephan Ambrosius and Ransford-Yeboah -who plays trade with German second-tier Darmstadt, and Hamburger SV are now available to represent the Black Stars of Ghana in any tournament onwards.
These aforementioned players are thought to be on the radar of the leadership of GFA months ago and after an encounter with them and their relatives, they are now available for selection for the upcoming international fixtures including the 2022 FIFA World Cup to be held in Qatar on November.
GFA Statement- “The GFA is delighted to announce that Inaki Williams, Tariq Lamptey, Stephen Ambrosius, Ransford-Yeboah konigsdorffer and Patric Pfeiffer are now available for selection by the Ghana Black Stars Technical Team“.
Statistics of the five players last season.
Inaki Williams, 28, made 44 appearances for Athletic Bilbao scoring 8 goals and providing 5 assists.
Tariq Lamptey, 21, was featured in 32 games across all competitions as a right-wing-back providing 2 assists for Brighton and Hove Albion.
Ransford Yeboah Konigsdorffer, 20, who joined Hamburger this summer from SG Dynamo Dresden registered 5 goals and 2 assists in 32 outings as a striker in the 21-22 season.
Stephan Ambrosius, 23, cemented his place [Centre-back] in the Hamburger SV team sighting 26 league games- keeping 7 clean sheets.
Patrick Pfeiffer, 22, played a key role in his side [Darmstadt 98] clinching the fifth position in the Bundesliga II last season – 31 games featured keeping 10 clean sheets, a goal and an assist as centre-back.