U17WW: Ghana XI for quarterfinals clash against Mexico

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MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY - NOVEMBER 20: The starting lineup of Ghana during the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Uruguay 2018 group A match between Ghana and New Zealand at Estadio Charrua on November 20, 2018 in Montevideo, Uruguay. (Photo by Maddie Meyer - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Coach Augustine Evans Adotey has maintained Ghana’s starting line up for Sunday’s FIFA Women’s World Cup quarterfinals match against Mexico.

The Head coach of the National U17 female side retained the team that started the final group match against New Zealand which saw Ghana win 2-0. 

Ghana made it to the knock out stage of the competition with nine points after beating hosts Uruguay (5-0), Finland (3-1) and New Zealand (2-0) respectively.

The Black Maidens are aiming to win to today’s game and qualify to the semifinals stage of the competition for the first time in 6 years.

Ghana made it to the semis in 2012 and went on to win bronze, the first time an African country made it to the top three of the competition.

The match is scheduled to kick off at 4pm (7pm GMT).

Ghana U17 line up against New Zealand:

  1. Grace Banwaa (GK)
  2. Tedinah Ataa Sekyere
  3. Elizabeth Oppong
  4. Nina Norshie
  5. Justice Tweneboah
  6. Azumah Bugre
  7. Grace Animah
  8. Jacqueline Owusu
  9. Mavis Owusu
  10. Milot Abena Pokuaa
  11. Abdulai Mukarama

Below is a picture of how the team will line up for the match: