Godfred Donsah's thrilling piece of hard work has been recognised in Italy
Donsah, 20 who played for the Black Satellites in the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup is gradually emerging as a force to reckon with in midfield, having been exciting at Bologan since joining them them in 2015.
Italian Portal www.italianfootballdaily.com has named him among the young best footballer prospects in Italy in a list which has the sensational Paulo Dyballa of Juventus and Argentina.
Also in the list are three other African youngsters namely Amadou Diawara (Napoli, Guinea), Keita Balde (SS Lazio, Senegal) and Franck Kessie (Atalanta, Ivory Coast).
Donsah's citation was: ''Any Ghanaian midfielder playing in the central positions is likely to be compared with Michael Essien, one of the greatest Ghanaian midfielders of his generation.
''However, there is something truly special about Godfred Donsah, who managed to catch the attention of Juventus and Chelsea before making the move to Bologna.
'' After coming through the ranks at Palermo, he was signed for around €5 million from Cagliari in the summer of 2016.
''He may have featured only in 9 league games for Bologna this season, but he is just 20 years old and has plenty of time to establish himself as a first-team regular.