Tragically, however, the 2021/22 Champions League final won’t highlight any Ghanaian as Liverpool and Real Madrid plan to clash in Paris.
The final, which will fall off on the night of Saturday, May 28, 2022, pitches two of Europe’s best sides this season.
As we move toward the large European final, Pulse Sports presents to you the main five Ghanaian players who have tasted Champions League achievement:
Abedi Ayew Pele.
The Ghanaian playmaker was persuasive during Olympique Marseille’s UEFA Champions League final win over AC Milan in 1993.
He conveyed the left-footed corner that prompted the main goal of the match, which was scored by Basile Boli. He was additionally named Man of the Match for his general commitment during the game.
Kuffour played the whole match as Bayern Munich crushed Spanish side Valencia 5-4 on punishments in the 2000/01 Champions League final after the match had finished in a 1-1 draw.
The Ghanaian defender prior played in the 1998/99 final however Bayern lost 2-1 to Manchester United on that event.
The straightforward, extreme handling midfielder was critical to Chelsea’s prosperity following the arrangement of Jose Mourinho in 2004, assisting the club to various Premier League and FA With measuring titles.
The Ghanaian likewise added the Champions League prize to his sparkling CV when the Blues crushed Bayern Munich on punishments in the 2011/12 season.
Despite the fact that he was an unused substitute in that final, his effect at the London club was tremendous.
It was a fine unit that Jose Mourinho developed to convey Inter Milan’s first European Cup in quite a while, and Ghana’s Sulley Muntari demonstrated just as fundamental a part of that side as any semblance of Samuel Eto’o, Diego Milito and Wesley Sneijder.
Muntari put in a genuinely fair shift, particularly in games, for example, the semi-final second leg against Barcelona, giving the protective steel the effective Nerazzuri blossomed with.
A 10-minute appearance in the final at Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu could littly affect a game previously wrapped up 2-0 when he came on, yet few could resent Muntari a very much procured reward.
The last time Dortmund challenged the final of the Champions League and won, ex-King Faisal player Ibrahim Tanko was in the blend.
In truth, Tanko played was managed the cost of meager minutes in the acknowledgment of that victory, however that was exclusively because of an episode of wounds that tormented him that year.
The striker showed up in Dortmund’s journey, yet Tanko got a victor’s medal for being essential for the Dortmund side that kept a 3-1 win over Italy’s Juventus in the final.