“We paid for our mistakes” – Andre Ayew 

“We paid for our mistakes” – Andre Ayew 

The captain of the senior national crew, the Black Stars, Andre Ayew has admitted that they paid for their errors of their opening game against Portugal within the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar on Thursday.

Ghana lost 3-2 to Portugal after conceding two fast goals inside two minutes within the last quarter of the game.

In a post-match interview, Captain Ayew said, the penalty awarded against them affected the morale of the crew and altered the course of the game, including that they had been additionally unable to get well from the second goal from Portugal.

“In football you would always pay for your mistakes, and that is what happened to us.

“We made some errors, and they punished us for that. The last two goals from Portugal were so quick we could not recover, but we have always survived difficult conditions and we would come back good,” he explained.

Ayew, nonetheless, noted that, they might find a way to change their fortunes within the subsequent game; including that, that they had all the time come out of adverse conditions.

“We qualified for the world from a very difficult group and conditions. I know this team we always get out of very difficult conditions.

“I am convinced we would return good in the next game. We showed good character in the game against Portugal, and we can make things better in the next game,” Captain Ayew said.

Meanwhile, Ghana would tackle South Korea of their second group game on Monday, November 28.

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