2022-11-25 10:34:22

Ghana World Cup star was playing in Somerset Cup for sixth-tier side four years before Qatar

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By Harry Brent

In four short years Antoine Semenyo has gone from playing for sixth-tier Bath City in the Somerset Cup to representing Ghana at the most prestigious tournament in all of sport how's that for career development?

The London-born 22-year-old, who can play both up front and off the flank, only made his debut for the Black Stars in June but squeezed into Otto Addo's 26-man squad for the World Cup after making a flying start to the season at Championship side Bristol City.

He was brought on as a second half substitute during Ghana's 3-2 defeat to Portugal on Thursday as his side went in search of a late equaliser - and got a front row seat for Inaki Williams' agonising slip in the dying moments.

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