Sports Ministry applauds Black Satellites for Africa U20 Nations Cup qualification

The Ministry of Youth and Sports have lauded the Black Satellites for their qualification to the 2019 Africa U20 Nations Cup.

Ghana grabbed the last ticket for the competition in Niger next year after holding Benin to a 1-1 stalemate in Cotonou on Sunday.

The Black Satellites after defeating their counterparts 3-1 in Ghana managed to secure an important draw away from home in the reverse fixture.

The Sports Ministry has applauded the team for the latest achievement.


Ghana returns to the competition having missed out in the previous edition.

By Frank Darkwah

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