‘No Thomas, no Partey’ – FIFA react to Ghana’s win over Zimbabwe

Published on: 12 October 2021

World football governing body, FIFA has reacted to Thomas Partey’s spectacular free-kick goal that has powered Ghana to defeat Zimbabwe 1-0.

The Arsenal midfielder was in action for the Black Stars today when the team played against the Brave Warriors.

In a game where there were limited chances, Thomas Partey scored from a direct free-kick to ensure Ghanaians celebrated a win at the end of the contest.

On the Twitter page of FIFA after the game, they have posted, “No Thomas, no Partey," sing the Ghana fans.

“Today they had Thomas. Today they have a party. Thomas Partey's free-kick earns the Black Stars a decisive victory in #WCQ.”

Courtesy of the win today, Ghana has boosted its chances of qualifying for the 2022 FIFA World Cup tournament.