PHOTO: Harrison Afful Welcomes Baby Girl can exclusively report that Ghana defender Harrison Afful became a father for the first time on Sunday when his wife Roberta gave birth to a baby girl.

The delivery was recorded at 18:38 GMT at the hospital in Lapaz, Accra.

The versatile player is having a blast from his base in Tunisia following an impressive showcase at the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil.

“After two good performances in the World Cup, God blessed me like this,” Afful told

Afful married Roberta in June last year.