Sports News of Wednesday, 15 September 2021
Ghana’s Black Queens held their first training on Tuesday in Lagos ahead of the Aisha Buhari Invitational tournament.
The Black Queens, who are in Group B of the six-nation competition, hopes to win the tournament organised by the First Lady of Nigeria for the first time.
Ghana has been drawn alongside South Africa and Cameroon. The tournament begins on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, with hosts Nigeria playing Mali.
Coach Mercy Quarcoo-Tagoe has been preparing her team for almost a month and will use the tournament as the perfect opportunity for her girls ahead of next month’s AWCON qualifiers.
The organisers announced that all the six matches of the international showpiece in honour of the name and Office of the First Lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria will now be held at the remodelled and upgraded Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Onikan.