modernghana logo

FEATURED STORY I Had A Sweet Dream: The Special Prosecutor Retrieved Over Gh20 Billion!...

body-container-line

Black Queens to face Benin, Senegal at WAFU tournament

GNA
22 September 2012 | Women Football

Accra, Sep. 20, GNA- Ghana's Black Queens have been drawn against Benin and Senegal in Group B of the maiden edition of the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Zone 'B' Women's Championship.

The six-team tournament, which has hosts Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia and Mali in Group A will take place in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan, from September 29 to October 7, 2012.

Information gathered by GNA Sports from the secretariat of the zonal body in Abidjan has it that the Queens will open their campaign against Senegal on September 30 at the Robert Champroux Stadium before squaring Benin two days later at the same venue.

The top two teams in each group will advance to the semi finals with the eventual winners progressing to the final.

The tournament which has suffered several deferrals in recent past is geared towards developing women's football in the zone.

GNA

Do you have a story for publication? Please email it to [email protected]

More Women Football

quot-img-1Conviction precedes perfection

By: Samuel k obour quot-img-1

Inter Bank Rates

Currency Buying Selling
U.S Dollar4.30104.3054
Euro4.81204.8150
Pound Sterling5.56895.5772
Swiss Franc4.40624.4103
Canadian Dollar3.20043.2035
S/African Rand0.33210.3322
Australian Dollar3.20883.2158
body-container-line