Ghanaian defender Yakubu Mohammed is on cloud nine after earning his debut Black Star call-up for next month’s international friendly against Mali in Turkey.

The Tanzanian based Ghanaian defender earned a call up following his classical performance for Azam FC.

Yakubu has been an integral member of the Tanzanian club since joining them in 2016, he was appointed as the captain of the club last year.

The player took to his social media page to expressed his excitement shortly after his name was mentioned among the players invited.

”Am Happy and ecstatic to have earned my first call up for the Senior National team of @ghanafaofficial for the upcoming friendly game again MALI,” Yakubu tweeted.

Yakubu Mohammed joined the Tanzanian club  from Ghana Premier League side Aduana Stars.

By: Gbordzor Promise