The Black Satellites have secured their fourth U-20 Africa Cup of Nations prize after a 2-0 win against Uganda at the Stade Olympique de Nouakchott in Mauritania on Saturday 6 March, 2021.
Ghana's U-20 team lost on penalties to Egypt in their past last debut in 2013 and planned to evade a rehash.
They figured out how to take care of business, making the country's 64th Independence Day festivity more uncommon.
Skipper Daniel Barnieh, who plays for Hearts of Oak in the Ghana Premier League, arisen as Ghana's legend. The striker scored in the two halves to guarantee the victory over the Cranes, a side who were partaking in the competition interestingly.
Ghana might have gone behind from the get-go in the game. Derrick Kakooza, the competition's top scorer with five goals, ran unto a splendid long ball from his colleague yet his endeavored dink missed the goal.
Abdul Karim Zito's men took control a short time later and might have broken the gridlock inside 12 minutes.
Baffour's header from an inch amazing corner dismiss came from the crossbar and the subsequent endeavor from Essiam had a similar result. Ghana actually flooded forward and at last got their objective in the 21st moment.
Barnieh Adroitly ran in front of his marker and flicked a close to post corner past the resistance goalkeeper and into the net.
Zito's men struck again in the subsequent half to get their pad. In the 51st moment, Percious Boah's avoided pass fell accidentally on Barnieh's way and he committed no error with the completion.
The Black Satellites have won the competition interestingly since 2013. They got nine goals on their way to the title, the most significant standard count in the competition.
The victory implies Ghana join Egypt on four prizes, three behind Nigeria who are the best country.
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