Vice President Kwasi Amissah-Arthur, on Thursday, joined other world leaders at the opening of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, when host nation Brazil beat Croatia 3-1 in the World Cup opener at the Sao Paulo stadium in Brazil.
Vice President Kwasi Amissah-Arthur arrived on the 11th June in the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo to represent President John Dramani at the official opening of the 2014 World Cup between Brazil and Croatia under the invitation of the President of Brazil, President Dilma Roouse.
Speaking to the Vice President after the match, he stated that Ghana would make history and would do something historic that no African country has been able to do in the annals of the World Cup competition.
Vice President Kwasi Amissah-Arthur said he was happy Ghana was participating once again on the World stage and was optimistic that the Ghanaian team under coach Kwasi Appiah and his technical men would perform and would bring good news to the people of Ghana.
His Excellency the Vice President said he is a believer of FIFA fair play and praise Brazil for the preparation that they put to make the competition a reality.
The Vice President also delivered a special message from President John Mahama to the Black Star players, interacted with the team, to boost their moral in camp ahead of their match against the USA, which he said Ghana would win.
Vice President Kwasi Amissah- Arthur said Ghana would beat the USA and that he would personally be at the stadium to watch the game.