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08.05.2019 Football News

Black Queens To Defend Women's WAFU Zone B Title

By Sammy Heywood Okine
Black Queens To Defend Women's WAFU Zone B Title

The Black Queens are in Cote d’Ivoire to defend their West African Football Union (WAFU) Zone B title.

The 20 players and their technical handlers, led by Coach Mercy Tagoe Quarcoo, will participate in the eight-nation tournament which has Nigeria’s Super Falcons as contenders.

The Queens, defending champions, are drawn in Group A alongside hosts Cote d’Ivoire, Senegal and Togo.

Nigeria, Mali, Burkina Faso and Niger are drawn in Group B.

The second edition of the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Zone B tournament start from Wednesday, May 8 to Saturday, May 18.

Ghana’s final squad
Fafali Dumehasi – Police Ladies
Azume Adams – Prisons Ladies
Barikisu Isshaku – Northern Ladies
Janet Agyir – Hasaacas Ladies
Gladys Amfobea – LadyStrikers FC
Justice Tweneboa- Ampem Darkoa
Ellen Coleman – Ladystrikers FC
Anatasia Akyaa – Sea Lions FC
Blessing Agbomadzi – Sea Lions Ladies
Rita Okyere – Prisons Ladies
Grace Asantewaa- Ampem Darkoaa Ladies
Diana Weige – Halifax Ladies
Juliet Acheampong – Prisons Ladies
Grace Animah – Police Ladies
Evelyn Badu – Hasaacas Ladies
Linda Addai – Soccer Intellectuals
Mavis Owusu – Ampem Darkoaa
Alice Kusi – Fabulous Ladies
Mukarama Abdulai -Northern Ladies
Jane Ayieyam – Police Ladies
Technical staff
Mercy Tagoe Quarcoo – Head coach
Nana Joe Adarkwah – Assistant coach
Kate Boachie Agyeman – Team Doctor
Margaret Foli – Physiotherapist
Rosemary Asiedua –Team Nurse
Anita Wiredu – Welfare manager
Patience Quarshie – Kits manager.