Ghana given hope as Arsenal prospect Frimpong pulls out of England U21 squad

Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong has pulled out of England's U21 squad.

Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong has pulled out of England's U21 squad.

The 19-year-old Arsenal midfielder has a foot injury and will also miss the friendly against Israel at Barnsley next Monday.

His withdrawal will fuel Ghana's hope that Frimpong may decide to do a U-turn and elect to play for them.

Ghana face Brazil at Fulham on Monday and Frimpong, who was born in Accra, could be invited to meet the senior squad.

 
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