São Tomé and Príncipe head coach Adriano Eusébio has hailed the Black Stars as the best African team at the moment.
Ghana defeated Sao Tome and Principe at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday by 3-1 to round up the 2021 AFCON qualifiers.
Goals from Nicholas Opoku, Jordan Ayew and Baba Rahman ensured the Black Stars finished on top of Group C with 13 points.
Speaking after the game, Adriano Eusébio praised the Black Stars after the win and said they were the best team in the group.
“Ghana is the best African team of the moment, they’ve got the national team playing very well in this group,” the coach said.
He added, “We did two individual mistakes in the first half which made Ghana score but we improved in the second half and we did our best in the second half. At the end of the game we scored and it was important for us.”
São Tomé and Príncipe who were participating in the AFCON Qualifiers for the first time failed to win any match or pick up a point in Group C.
But coach Eusébio explained, “We are a little country and we want to grow our football so we’ve started this work now. The qualification was our first experience.”
“This group was very strong, Ghana South Africa and Sudan but for me, Ghana was the big shark of the group,” coach Eusébio concluded.