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20.10.2020 Football News

Venue And Dates For 2021 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Qualifying Matches Not Yet Confirmed

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Venue And Dates For 2021 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Qualifying Matches Not Yet Confirmed
LISTEN OCT 20, 2020

CAF stated in a correspondence addressed to the GFA that: “Reference to the decision already taken by CAF in August 2020 concerning the rescheduling of the U17 Women’s World Cup qualifiers due to the current situation of COVID -19 in Africa, we would like to inform you that CAF Competitions Division had a meeting with their FIFA counterpart to inquire about the dates and Venue of the Final Tournament of FIFA U-17 WWC-2021.

Hence, venue and dates for the said Final Tournaments have not been confirmed by FIFA yet.

Therefore, the new retained dates for the second round would be communicated to you as soon as they are decided by the competent bodies.”

There was also an earlier decision taken to postpone qualifying matches for the U-20 Women’s World Cup

Following the decision of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to call off the remaining qualifying matches for the 2021 FIFA U-17 World Cup, the National U-17, the Black Maidens, and U-20 the Princesses female teams broke camp today, October 19, 2020.

The Black Maidens and the Black Princesses have been camping at Cape Coast since August 2020 to prepare for the qualifying matches and are currently waiting to resume training once the dates for the qualifying matches are confirmed.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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