By Oviri Kelvin, Sports Editor, Abuja
Emmanuel Dennis has sent a signal to the Black Stars of Ghana ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup two-legged qualification taking place in March.
The Nigeria international and Watford striker Emmanuel Dennis was in the spotlight for his club over the weekend as they defeated Aston Villa 1-0 at Villa Park.
Dennis scored the only goal of the match to hand Roy Hodgson’s side a vital win against the resilient Aston Villa.
Recently, the Super Eagle met with the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation in the United Kingdom recently to rebuild a burnt relationship ahead of the FIFA World Cup qualifier next month.
This meeting can best be described as a boost to Dennis who has gone to prove his worth to the NFF after their re-conciliatory meeting.
However, this is the first league win for Watford since November and the first for Hodgson after took over as the club’s manager.
Dennis in the build-up to the goal was set up by Senegal’s Ismaila Sarr to record a maximum point at Villa Park which was vital to help the Hornet fight their way out of the relegation dip.