2021 African Youth Championship Best Player, Abdul Fatawu Issahaku says he is ‘privileged’ to earn a debut call up to Black Stars.
Issahaku had an outstanding tournament in Mauritania guiding the Black Satellites to win the ultimate with his two goals and an assist.
Following his performance, head coach of the Black Stars Charles Kwabla Akonnor called up the Steadfast FC man to join the Senior National Team.
“It was yesterday that I received a call from the Black Stars TM( team manager) and he told me that I’ve been invited to the black stars camp. I even asked him again and he said am I surprised and I said yes. Because I was not expecting it. I think I am very privileged to be part of the team.” He told Joy Sports
Fatawu earned the call up alongside goalkeeper Danlad Ibrahim and right back Philemon Baffour who all excelled at the tournament.