Ghana reaches quarter finals of U-17 WWC

The Black Maidens of Ghana are through to the quarter finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup after beating Finland 3-1 in the second group game.

Milot Pokua, Abdulai Mukarama and Grace Animah hit the back of the net for the Black Maidens.

Ghana scored two unanswered goals in the first 45 minutes but Finland came into the second half as the better side and pulled a goal back.

Kantaten scored after Ghana’s goalie failed to hold onto a shot, allowing the striker to pounce on the loose ball.

With four minutes left on the clock, Grace Animah scored from a free-kick to ensure Ghana progress to the next stage of the competition.

Ghana will next face New Zealand in the final game of the group.


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