U20 AFCON 2019: Black Satellites fail to qualify for FIFA World Cup after defeat to Mali

Ghana failed to qualify for the FIFA U20 World Cup following a 1-0 defeat to Mali in their final group match at the Africa U20 Cup of Nations.

2019 U20 AFCON: Black Satellites move to Niamey ahead of final Group game against Mali
  • Feb 8, 2019

The Black Satellites of Ghana have moved to Niamey for Saturday’s final group game against Mali. Ghana since the beginning of the tournament have been based in Maradi where they played their two previous group matches against Burkina Faso

Ghana U20 Coach optimistic of World Cup qualification despite defeat to Senegal
  • Feb 7, 2019

Black Satellites Coach Jimmy Cobblah does not want to rule out his side’s chances of making it to the World Cup despite losing to Senegal. Ghana’s quest to Poland 2019 was kept in a balance after losing 2-0 to

2019 U20 AFCON: Youssouph Badji’s first half brace for Senegal leaves Ghana crumbling
  • Feb 6, 2019

Jimmy Cobblah made one change to his starting line-up that played against Burkina Faso as Emmanuel Toku came in to replace Saddiq Ibrahim. Both Ghana and Senegal needed victory to confirm a place at the semi-finals of the competition

U20 AFCON 2019: Ghana’s starting line-up against Senegal
  • Feb 6, 2019

Emmanuel Toku comes in to replace Sadiq Ibrahim in the starting line up to face Senegal this afternoon. Coach Jimmy Cobblah maintained his back four that played against Burkina Faso. Daniel Lomotey, Ghana’s two-goal hero in the opening match will

Ghana U20 assistant Coach claims team is motivated to beat Senegal
  • Feb 5, 2019

Black Satellites assistant Coach Amadu Nurudeen is optimistic his side will record their second straight victory at the Africa U20 Cup of Nations despite admitting a tough opposition in Senegal. Ghana takes on Senegal on Wednesday at the Maradi

2019 U20 AFCON: Black Satellites Coach Jimmy Cobblah wants next Group match against Senegal to be rescheduled
  • Feb 5, 2019

Coach Jimmy Cobblah wants his side’s second group match against Senegal to be rescheduled to Thursday after a 2-0 win over Burkina Faso. Ghana’s opening game against Burkina Faso which was to be played on Sunday had to be

Ghana U20 Coach claims late arrival of foreign players affected team’s preparation
  • Feb 5, 2019

Black Satellites Coach Jimmy Cobblah claims the late arrival of some of his players affected the team’s preparation ahead of the Africa U20 Cup of Nations. Cobblah, who relied mostly on home-based players in the qualifiers had to switch

2019 U20 AFCON: Daniel Lomotey grabs brace as Ghana edge Burkina Faso in Group opener
  • Feb 4, 2019

Daniel Lomotey led the attack for the Black Satellites in the absence of injured Umar Basit in the team’s opening match against Burkina Faso. The WAFA attacker came to the party by grabbing two goals in each half to

U20 AFCON 2019: Ghana’s starting line-up against Burkina Faso
  • Feb 4, 2019

Coach Jimmy Cobblah has selected Sabit Mohammed to start ahead of regular Prosper Ahiabu at the defensive midfield position. Captain Ishahaku Konda will pair up in the central defense with his deputy Gideon Mensah. Daniel Lomotey will be leading the

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