Mr. Jacob Partey, father of Black Stars midfielder Thomas Partey has recounted the conversation he had with his son prior to the World Cup playoff game between Ghana and Nigeria last Tuesday.

Ghana secured qualification for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar after drawing with Nigeria at Moshood Abiola Stadium in Abuja.

Jacob Partey told Angel TV stated that his son told him before the game that he was going to score to make all Ghanaians proud.

He said;

β€œI called my son when I heard on the news that the lights at the stadium in Abuja were off, he assured me that everything will be fine.

I then prayed for him, that God should be with him. He respond to me that he was going to score and make us proud.”