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2018 Women’s AFCON – Match Report: Ghana 1-0 Algeria – Gladys Amfobea’s early screamer gives Queens opening day win over Fennecs

Ghana began their Total 2018 Women’s AFCON campaign with a slim 1-0 win over Algeria at the Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Ladystrikers defender Gladys Amfobea claimed the only goal of the game for through a screaming thunderbolt from 25 yards out on the 13th minute mark.

AWCON 2018: No injury fears in Black Queens team ahead of Algeria clash
  • Nov 16, 2018

Ghana will be heading into the opening match of the Women's Cup of Nations with an injury free situation. Players of the Black Queens have all been cleared fit to play in Saturday’s clash against Algeria. Having lost forwards Sandra

Black Queens Coach Bashiru Hayford wants to win AWCON 2018 to enrich CV
  • Nov 16, 2018

Coach Bashiru Hayford has already set sights on winning the 2018 Women’s Cup of Nations and qualifying for the World Cup. The Black Queens take on the Fennecs of Algeria in the tournament opener at the Accra Sports Stadium

AWCON 2018: Algeria captain Myriam Benlazar unfazed by home support for Ghana in tournament opener
  • Nov 16, 2018

Algeria captain Myriam Yasmin Benlazar is unperturbed by the home support for the Black Queens ahead of Saturday’s opening game. The Fennecs faces a huge task to pick a point against the host nation who will be backed by

Elizabeth Addo wants more experienced players in Black Queens team
  • Nov 13, 2018

Elizabeth Addo does not want young players to be rushed into the senior National team. The 25-year-old wants the technical handlers to keep experienced players rather than “shoving” them off. Many have questioned Coach Bashiru Hayford’s decision to exempt some

Black Queens captain Elizabeth Addo insist team faces uphill task to win AWCON tournament
  • Nov 12, 2018

Elizabeth Addo remains a firm favorite ahead of the Women’s Cup of Nations tournament. The midfielder thrilled fans with some exciting display in the team’s friendly match against South Africa on Sunday. Addo will be leading the Black Queens in

Win against South Africa is a morale booster for us ahead of AWCON-Bashiru Hayford
  • Nov 12, 2018

Black Queens Coach Bashir Hayford believes his side's victory over South Africa in the final pre-Cup of Nations friendly will serve as a huge boost for the team ahead of the Women’s Cup of Nations tournament. Samira Suleman scored

Black Queens beat South Africa in final pre-AWCON friendly
  • Nov 11, 2018

The Black Queens of Ghana defeated South Africa 1-0 in their final warm-up game ahead of the Women's Cup of Nations tournament. Striker Samira Suleman got her head on Elizabeth Addo’s cross to put Ghana in the lead in

Women’s AFCON 2018: Ghana name final squad
  • Nov 11, 2018

Coach Bashir Hayford has named Ghana’s final squad for the 2018 African Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON). The Black Queens are aiming to win the title as hosts with the tournament set to be staged at the Accra stadium

Ghana attacker Priscilla Hagan misses Women’s AFCON with injury
  • Nov 9, 2018

Ghana have received another blow following the injury of CFF Olimpia Cluj attacker Priscilla Hagan. The forward suffered an injury at training during the Black Queens tour in Zambia and Kenya. Hagan, who received her maiden Black Queens call-up will