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Ghana to play Tiki-taka type of football - Assistant coach

Black Stars assistant coach Ibrahim Tanko says the Black Stars will adopt possessive brand of football under the new technical regime led by Kwesi Appiah.

Ghana are currently in preparation to take on Ethiopia in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Ghana’s second largest city, Kumasi on Sunday.

And the former Cameroon assistant coach has revealed the side will adopt the relentless ‘tiki-taka’ brand of passing and high pressing game.

“Ghana is going to play the possessive kind of football and also adopt to the style of any opponent we meet.” he told Kumasi-based Nhyira FM

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The ‘tiki-taka’ perfected by Spanish giants Barcelona involves retaining possession high up the field and looking to break down rivals with quick, intricate passing moves.

The newly-looked Black Stars technical team headed by Kwesi Appiah are eager to rewrite the wrong.

They have an ardous task of qualifying and most importantly winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

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