Ghanaian defender Kennedy Boateng eyes national call-up

Published on: 07 December 2018

Ghanaian defender Kennedy Boateng says he is ready to play for the national U-23 side and the Black Stars if called upon.

The 22-year-old guardsman has established himself as an instrumental figure for Austrian Bundesliga II side SV Ried since joining on loan from LASK Linz.

He featured in all games in the first round and helped the side to 3rd on the league standings after picking 28 points.

“How ready I am for the national team call-up? I think I am very ready because it has been my dream to play for even the senior national, the Black Stars,” he said on Radio Gold.

“So I am just waiting for the opportunity to prove to Ghanaians how ready I am to be part of the national U-23 qualifiers ahead.”

“I am very ready to prove to Ghanaians that they have a wonderful defender like me Kennedy Boateng so that I can show Ghanaians what I am made of.”

“So I am very much ready for the call-up and I will prove to Ghanaians what I am made of.”

He previously played for Ghana Premier League side WAFA before moving to Austria to join LASK LINZ.