Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Albert on Top of the W E W Orld

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Albert on Top of the W E W Orld

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Byline: Anthony Vickers Sports writer anthony.vickers@trinitymirror.com

ALBERT Adomah will go into Ghana's tricky crunch with Germany tonight still buzzing from his World Cup dream debut.

The Boro winger came off the bench late on in Ghana's opener, a disappointing last gasp 2-1 defeat to the USA.

But despite the result, proud Adomah is beaming at his achievement of playing on the biggest stage in the global game.

"It is just a dream come true," he told GhanaSpy.com.

"It is a big achievement going to a World Cup, and after the last World Cup watching them on TV, now I get the chance to play in it - I can barely believe it sometimes."

"I didn't and couldn't dream of this. I didn't even think that one day I would be playing professionally, let alone for my national team. And in the World Cup too.

"The World Cup is the big stage of football, this is where the best players are and the best countries play.

"At the end of the day it is at the home of football so the achievement to get here and play is a dream come true. …

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