WAFU B Girls Cup: My team has been amazing at this tournament, says Black Princesses coach Yussif Basigi

Published on: 03 June 2023

The head coach of the Ghana U20 Girls national team, Coach Yussif Basigi has indicated that he has been impressed with the performance of his players at the 2023 WAFU Zone B Girls U20 Cup of Nations tournament.

Speaking in an interview, the coach insisted that his Black Princesses have been amazing.

“For my team, they have been amazing so far, from the Group stage to the finals. This is an entirely new team with players who have not tasted international football before but they put up splendid performances to match the level we are all craving for. The girls have been wonderful and it gives signs of hope that the future is very bright for us,” Coach Yussif Basigi said.

The Black Princesses' head coach added, “The fact that all these girls play in our local league shows how competitive our game is. They have marketed themselves and the league well and I hope Malta Guinness will continue to do the good work they are doing for the women’s game and we hope other sponsors will come to support these amazing talents we have.”

Ghana faces Nigeria on Saturday, June 3, in the finals of the WAFU Zone B U20 Girls Cup of Nations tournament.

The game will kick off at 18:00gmt at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.