Football is back for many fans of the sports as UEFA Champions League returns with a bang. Ghana will strongly be represented as Thomas Partey, Kwadwo Asamoah, Joseph Paintsil, Majeed Ashimeru and Richmond Boakye battle for their respective clubs this football season.
The 2019-20 Champions League campaign started this week, with 32 teams competing for glory. Liverpool are the current reigning champions having beaten Tottenham 2-0 in last season’s final in Madrid.
Below are Ghanaian players you should expect in this season’s UEFA Champions League
- Thomas Partey
26 year old Thomas Partey plays for Alletico madrid who happens to be in Group D with Bayer Leverkusen, Juventus, Lokomotiv.
- Kwadwo Asamoah
Kwadwo Asamoah plays for Inter Milan placed in Group F with Slavia Prague, Barcelona and Dortmund
- Joseph Paintsil
. The 21-year-old was an instrumental force who helped Genk qualify for the UCL this season.
- Majeed Ashimeru
Majeed Ashimeru plays for Red Bull. His club will lock horns with Liverpool, Genk and Napoli in Groupe E.
- Richmond Boakye
The 26 year old Ghanaian forward plays for Crvena Zvezda in the Serbian League. he has scored 3 goals in 8 games in the UCL qualification play-offs. His team, Crvena Zvezda takes on Bayern Munich Wednesday night.