Turkish Women's Cup: Black Queens face Chile on Wednesday

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Black Queens will get their debut outing in the Turkish Women’s Cup competition started on Wednesday, March 4.

The Ghana female senior national team are housed in Group B of the 8-nation invitational tournament with Chile, Northern Ireland B and fellow Africans Kenya.

Coach Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo’s side will face Chile in their opening group match at Gold City Sports Complex.

The Black Queens will then come up against Northern Ireland B team and Kenya on March 7 and 10 respectively to complete the group stage.

Ghana arrived in the Turkish city of Alanya last weekend and have been getting themselves in shape for the tournament.

Coach Tagoe-Quarcoo said: “So far everything is going on well here. We have been training here [Turkey] and everything looks well.”

“The players are responding positively to the training and I think we will do well in this competition.”

Kickoff for the Chile game is at 13:00 GMT.

Black Queens Fixtures:

March 4: Chile vs Ghana – 13:00 GMT – Gold City Sports Complex

March 7: Northern Ireland B vs Ghana – 15:00 GMT – Gold City Sport Complex

March 10: Ghana vs Kenya – 13:00 GMT - Starlight Sport Complex