Ghana’s Black Princesses to face Senegal in final round of FIFA U20 WWC qualifiers

Published on: 20 November 2023

The Black Princesses will face Senegal in the final round of qualifiers for the FIFA U20 Women's World Cup after edging out Eswatini.

The Ghana U20 Women’s team made light work of Eswatini in the two-legged clash to progress to the final stage of the qualifiers.

Ghana inflicted a 2-0 win over Eswatini at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday, courtesy goals from Beline Nyarko and Sarah Nyarko.

Prior to the return leg, the Black Princess had secured a resounding 6-1 win over Eswatini at their own backyard. This means the Black Princesses have progressed to the final stage of the qualifiers 8-1 on aggregate.

Ghana dominated the game and went into the break with a healthy advantage. With no additional goal in the second half, the Black Princesses cruised to victory to qualify at the expense of Eswatini.

Meanwhile, Senegal advanced to the final round after beating Uganda 2-1 on aggregate.

The Black Princesses are hoping to make it a seventh straight appearance at the FIFA U20 Women's World Cup by qualifying for the tournament in Colombia next year.