Christian Atsu’s arrival for AFCON qualifier delayed over Newcastle switch

Published on: 30 August 2016

Ghana midfielder Christian Atsu will join his national team mates on Thursday ahead of their final 2015 Afcon qualifier against Rwanda.

Atsu will delay his arrival to go through all the necessary documentation ahead of his laon switch from Chelsea to Newcastle United.

The 24-year-old signed for the Blues from Porto back in 2013 showing lots of promise, yet he hasn’t gotten a chance to actually play for the London side, having spent the last three years on loan at Vitesse,Everton,West Bromwich Albion and Malaga.

The Black Stars who have already qualified for the Afcon tournament will begin preparations in Accra n Tuesday ahead of the game on Saturday.