Black Meteors to play Algeria in U-23 qualifier on Sept 6 & 10

3 years ago

Ghana’s African U-23 qualifying first leg match against Algeria has been scheduled Friday September 6 at the Accra Sports Stadium.

The Black Meteors will travel to Algiers for the return encounter scheduled for Tuesday September 10.

Winner of the two legged tie will book a place in the African U23 championship to be staged in Egypt from 8-22 November,2019.

The U23 tournament will determine which three African nations will compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics men’s football tournament in Japan.

Coach Ibrahim Tanko’s side have been in camp since August 7 with the team taking on Hearts of Oak and other local sides in pre match trial games.

Ghana is looking to make it to the next Olympic Games after missing out of the competition since 2004.