AFCON-17 Black Starlets Beat Nania FC In Friendly Ahead Of WAFU U17 Torunament

The Black Starlets recorded a 2-0 win in opposition to Division One League side Nania FC in a preparatory match on Thursday.

The group is feverishly making ready for 2 worldwide competitions, the GFA/UEFA Assist 4-Nation Tournament in addition to the WAFU Zone B Cup of Nations in June.


Coach Samuel Fabin’s facet scored two elegant second half objectives to down the previous FA Cup Champions a fierce battle on the Accra Sports stadium.

Douglas Owusu opened the scoring in the 75th as he latched on to an amazing group transfer down the left facet to fit dwelling. With two minutes to finish proceedings Charles Dodzie bought on the tip of a neatly delivered cross to smash dwelling the second objective in the 88th minute.

The Starlets are unbeaten in 5 friendly matches in opposition to second tier groups and continues to construct momentum forward of the 2 International championships. They beforehand performed Tudu Mighty Jets, Accra City Stars, Kwaebibirem FC and Asokwa Deportivo.

The WAFU Zone B U-17 Cup of Nations is scheduled from Saturday, June 11 – Friday, June 24, 2022 on the Cape Coast stadium.

Black Starlets have been drawn in group A of the 2022 WAFU Zone B U-17 Cup of Nations, alongside Nigeria and Togo.

In Group B, Cote d’Ivoire, Benin, Burkina Faso, and Niger will compete.

After failing to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations in 2019, the Black Starlets are determined to do so this time.

Source : GFA Communication

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