World Cup 2022: We can get a positive result against South Korea - Ghana defender Tariq Lamptey

Published on: 27 November 2022

Ghana right-back Tariq Lamptey is highly optimistic his side can beat South Korea in their second group game at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. 

The Black Stars lost 3-2 to Portugal in the opening game while South Korea held Uruguay to a goalless draw in the other Group H game.

Ghana will have to beat South Korea to stand a chance of progressing to the next stage of the competition

"Obviously, we watch a lot of videos of them and you know some players from playing against them so we know about them," Lamptey told

"Every team in this competition is a good team and we respect them but I think if we work hard and we keep resting well like we are doing, hopefully we get a good result.

"We going to try our best on the pitch and we get the result."

Black Stars are bottom of Group H after Uruguay and South Korea played out a goalless draw.

The match is scheduled for the Education City stadium on Monday, November 28, 2022 at (13:00 GMT).

Only three sides from the continent have ever progressed to the quarter-finals; Cameroon in 1990, Senegal in 2002, and Ghana in 2010.