By Ameenu Shardow, follow on Twitter @alooameenu
The supporterâ€™s wing of South African club SantosÂ have declaredÂ their support for the Black Stars in Saturdayâ€™s CHAN final against Libya.
The home-based Black Stars team qualified for the grand finale of the competition with a hard fought penalty shootout win over rivals Nigeria on Wednesday.
Coach Maxwell Konaduâ€™s teamÂ have movedÂ from their team base in Bloemfontein â€“ where they have enjoyed tremendous support from the locals â€“ to Cape Town where the finals will be played.
The Black Stars have however been assured of a new form of support from Santos FC who have Ghana defender John Paintsil amongst their ranks of players.
Supporterâ€™s chief of the club Yusif Mbamah issued a statement to the effect of their support for the Black Stars in the CHAN finals against Libya.
â€œWe the supporters of Santos FC have declared our support for Ghana in the CHAN finals against Libya,â€ Mbamah said.
â€œWe are going to support John Paintsilâ€™s Ghana to win this cup.â€
Ghana will be facing Libya for the second time in the competition.
Both teams played out a 1-1 draw when they first clashed at the group stage earlier on in the tournament.