Sports News of Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Black Queens midfielder Priscilla Okyere, has boldly declared that Mali is no threat to the Black Queens as the two teams prepare to square off in the second group game at the ongoing African Women’s Cup of Nations today, Tuesday.
Ghana could seal a place in the semi finals with a win against the Malians, after beating Algeria 1-0 in their opening game.
Mali, on the other hand will be facing elimination should they lose to the Queens, after suffering a painful defeat on an opening day at the hands of Cameroon.
“Mali is a good side. We’ve watched them during the WAFU tournament, and played against them two years ago in Cameroon, where they gave us a tough first half, but we still emerged 3-1 winners,” she said.
“So Mali are not a threat to Ghana. As you saw in our last game, we created a lot of chances but were unable to finish them, but against Mali will be different. We will create a lot and utilize them.”
Kick off for the game is 15:30 GMT at the Accra Sports Stadium.