Sporting activities News of Wednesday, 17 February 2021
Resource: Ghana Soccernet
Ghana’s Black satellites declared their return to the Africa U-20 Championship with an emphatic opening working day victory over debutants Tanzania.
Precious Boah’s brace, Issaku Fatawu’s sensational strike and Schalke forward Josepho Barnes flicking intention was all that Ghana needed to conquer Tanzania 4- in their opening group C match.
The 3-time champions squandered no time in setting up their intentions following Important Boah’s curling freekick took a dink right before beating the Tanzanian goalie for the opener following just 3 minutes.
Abdul Issaku Fatawu scored what could conclusion up becoming the aim of the match, right after brilliantly firing right just after the 2nd circle to make it two just before 50 % time.
Coach Karim Zito replaced winger Eric Appiah with Legon Metropolitan areas Star Mathew Anim Cudjoe.
Times later, Precious Boah doubled his tally to make it a few for Ghana immediately after getting a move from Sulemana Mohammed, in advance of dummying just one defender and slotting in fantastically.
Even with the potent general performance by the WAFU champions, Tanzania experienced their best moments but Dan Lad Ibrahim made two amazing will save in the 70th minute to deny them a consolation.
Patrick Mensah came on for goalscorer Treasured Boah with Daniel Barnieh also changing Issahaku with 8 minutes left.
Next-50 percent substitute Anim Cudjoe brilliantly uncovered Josepho Barnes with two minutes left, and the Schalke youth workforce player built no error by ending expertly as Ghana thrashed Tanzania.
The Black Satellites will subsequent play Morocco on Friday and a get will send them to the knockout phases.
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