James Kwesi Appiah, the Black stars head coach says the Black Stars B squad is in the Burkina Faso capital of Ouagadougou to join the Local Stallions in the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) qualifier.
The Black Stars B will have their first official training today at the Stade du 4th August stadium in Ouagadougou ahead of the first leg of the Chan qualifier tomorrow Saturday 12th August, 2017. The return leg is scheduled for Kumasi a week later.
The first training session of Ghana's home-based Black Stars could not come on yesterday due to Burkina Faso Football Federation's inability to provide the team a training field.
The technical team was forced to call off the session at 17:45 GMT and were compelled to rely on a 30-minute shakeup in the hotel after calling off the session.
Ghana legend Abedi Pele and wife Maha are celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary today, in a blissful union which has produced two football super stars.
The iconic former Ghana captain and his adorable better half tied the knot in 1987 and has been blessed with two sons - Andre and Jordan Ayew as well a gorgeous daughter Imani Ayew.
Lady strikers finally managed to exact some revenge against Elmina Sea Lions, beating them 1-0 in their Match Day 10 encounter of the National Women’s League (NWL), on a weekend that saw most of the away teams enjoying good results.
The win at the Nduom Stadium at Elmina did not only end Sea Lions’ dominance over Lady Strikers this season, but it significantly saw the Cape Coast-based Lady Strikers to surprisingly move to the top of the southern zone standings.
The Black Stars B will hold their first training session in Ouagadougou on Thursday afternoon ahead of their clash with the Local Stallions of Burkina Faso on Saturday.
The team will be training at 4pm on Thursday afternoon at the Comet Park before training at the Stadé du 4th Aust ttomorrow where the game will be played on Saturday.