60 Black Satellites players to commence justify your inclusion for AYC qualifiers

Published on: 22 August 2020

Ghana’s U20- Black Satellites head coach Abdul Karim Zito has invited sixty (60) players to begin a justify your inclusions exercise ahead of the Africa Youth Championship qualifiers.

The players are expected to report at the Ghanaman Soccer Center of Excellence on Sunday 23rd August 2020 to begin preparations for the qualifiers.

The number will later be trimmed to twenty-two for the qualifiers which begins later this year.

The Africa Youth Championship will be held in Mauritania from February to March next year, with the FIFA U-20 World Cup slated for May 2021.

The players invited will undergo the COVID-19 testing, as the necessary protocols are maintained to avoid the spread of the deadly virus in camp.

The Ghanaman Soccer Center of Excellence which served as an isolation centre has meanwhile been fumigated, making it safe for players to lodge there.

The government eased restrictions on some national teams, including the Black Satellites to allow them to prepare adequately for international competitions.

Ghana is the only African country to have won the FIFA U-20 World Cup.