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Ghanaian defender Joseph Baffo handed Sweden U21 call

Published on: 06 October 2011

Akyereko Frimpong-Manson

Helsingborg's Ghana-born defender Joseph Baffo has been named in the Sweden's Under-21 squad, can confirm.

The 19-year-old towering defender who has played an influential role in Helsingborg IF's 7th Allsvenskan championship has represented the Scandinavian country at Under-17 and Under-19 levels.

Baffo must apply for a nationality switch to qualify to play for Ghana as a senior international.

A close source to Baffo told the defender could play for Ghana if he is approached.

Baffo was born to Ghanaian parents in the West African country and speaks Twi.


  • Saxcee4u says:
    October 06, 2011 11:32 am
  • Kwame NaaGbewa says:
    October 06, 2011 12:29 pm
    he is young. he will lay for long. we need to catch the m young! 2more years and john mensah, john pantsil and all the johns will be gone.
  • Ghanaian says:
    October 06, 2011 12:43 pm
    MotherGhana dont need men with this stile of hair.he can only have a place in Sweden but not in Ghana,Sweden take him free....I say freebonto.
  • Bakayoko says:
    October 06, 2011 07:11 pm
    Na waaaaaah.......
  • jerro,Greece says:
    October 06, 2011 07:16 pm
    Lol.@Ghanaian, Something dey do u? you wan talk say we wey we born for outside no Ghanaba? Why u dey bore when KP Boateng no dey play for Ghana?And make you no join me with your kind of spelling for style(stile). lol
  • noble says:
    October 08, 2011 01:02 pm
    haahahahaha u guys make me laugh paaaa ooo