“Mr. Henry Asante, a representative of the Ghana Football Association, has confirmed that Southampton centre defender Mohammed Salisu has committed to play for the Black Stars.” Owuraku Ampofo claims that
In 2021, Ghana was unable to advance to the next stage of the Afcon tournament.
On December 18, 2021, Africa Info 247 tweeted, “Earlier in his career, when FIFA almost permanently banned him from playing football, the Ghana Football Association ignored his requests for help.”
According to news outlets across the country, Salisu indicated interest in playing for the senior team in March 2021.
Salisu declined a call-up to the Black Stars for Afcon2021, preferring to play for Southampton instead. It’s fascinating to see Mohammed Salisu evolve into one of the best defenders in the Premier League.
Several footage of him on the field have gone viral, and that is all you need to see. Mohammed Salisu is the first player in the Premier League’s 2021/22 season to make 50 interceptions or more.
The Ghana Football Association is also accused of mistreating Mohammed Salisu while he was in severe need of help. They turned down all of his appeals for help in saving his life.
According to FIFA, his situation was so dire that he was on the verge of being permanently barred from playing football.