Ghana must defeat the hosts in the WAFU B U-20 Boys Cup after Burkina’s defeat

Ghana must defeat the hosts in the WAFU B U-20 Boys Cup after Burkina’s defeat. To advance to the semi-finals of the 2017 WAFU B U-20 Boys Cup, the Black Satellites of Ghana must overcome the Cote d’Ivoire hosts in their final group match on Thursday.

The Young Stallions of Burkina Faso defeated them 0-2 on Monday at the Robert Champroux Stadium in Abidjan, which resulted in the Burkinab√® becoming the first team to advance from Group A for the competition’s semi-finals.Abdoul Ouattara and Libo Ismael Seone, two young Stallions who scored in the 11th and 74th minutes, respectively, were responsible for the Satellites’ defeat.

After drawing 1-1 with Niger in the initial round due to the results, the Black Satellites were on the danger of being eliminated from the competition. Coach Samuel Boadu’s team must now defeat the Ivorians and hope that the Burkinab√® defeat Niger to ensure progression.

The Burkinabè did not give the Ghanaians a chance to settle because they increased the number of flank attacks that caused difficulties for their opponents.

These efforts paid off before the quarter hour thanks to Abdoul Ouattara, who seized an excellent opportunity for the Burkinabes. Forced to look for the equalizer, the Ghanaians plunged themselves into the fray and attacked relentlessly with all their might, but the tenacious Stallions survived the strain.

Before the Burkinabe player martyred the Ghanaian goalie, Libo Ismael Seone took advantage of a lack of possession in the middle of the field in the final quarter of an hour.

Burkina Faso advanced to the round of four as a consequence, while Ghana must defeat the Cote d’Ivoire hosts in their final game to have any chance of finishing above their group.

The Cote d’Ivoire U-20 national team, also known as the Baby Elephants, rebounded from their loss to Burkina Faso on the second day of the group stages of the WAFU-B U20 Boys Cup competition by thrashing Niger 4-1.

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