Tokyo 2020 qualifier: Coach Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo names Black Queens starting eleven for Kenya encounter

Published on: 08 October 2019

Head coach for the Black Queens of Ghana, Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo has put out her starting eleven for the team’s crucial second leg encounter against Kenya in the qualifiers to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

The Queens hosted the Harambee Starlets at the Accra Sports Stadium last week but unfortunately could not capitalize on the home advantage and ended up drawing goalless.

Ahead of this afternoon’s big game, Coach Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo and her ladies are targeting triumph to ensure they advance to the next stage of the Olympic Games qualifiers.

The match will kick off at the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi at 1300GMT.

Below is the confirmed lineups for both teams.

Team new:

Ghana Black Queens starting XI.

  1. Fafali Dumehasi, 2. Gladys Amfobea, 3. Ellen Coleman, 4. Rita Okyere, 5. Janet Egyir, 6. Juliet Acheampong, 7. Mavis Owusu, 8. Priscilla Okyere, 9. Elizabeth, Owusuaa, 10.Portia Boakye, 11.Grace Animah



Azume Adams, Anesthesia Achiaa, Philicity Asuako, Justice Tweneboaa

Ernestina Abambila, Grace Acheampong, Evelyn Badu


Kenya Harambee Starlets starting XI.

Annete Kundu (GK), Vivian Nasaka, Wincate Kaari, Dorcas Shikobe, Ruth Ingosi, Vivian Corazone, Elizabeth Wambui, Janet Bundi, Sheril Andiba, Mwanalima Adam, Mercy Airo



Judith Osimbo, Nelly Sawe, Quinter Owiti, Lydia Waganda, Cynthia Shilwatso, Elizabeth Kioko, Betha Omita, Jentrix Shikangwa, Topistar Situma