The Ghana National Under 17 team, the Black Starlets will face Gabonese Division One giants FC 109 at 3:30pm Ghana time.

 

The game which will be played at the Port Gentile Stadium is being used by the Ghana Junior National Team as part of their preparations for the 12th edition of the Africa U-17 Cup of Nations which kicks off in Gabon this Weekend.

 

The coach of the team, Paa Kwesi Fabin emphasized that the friendly game is important as it will shape up his boys for the task ahead.

 

“We are going to use this friendly game to look at how our tactics will work and also to play under floodlights for our boys to get used to it since all our games will be played in the evening,” Fabin told the Press.

 

Ghana will open their campaign on Sunday evening with a game against Cameroon at Stade de Franceville.

 

By: Edmund Okai Gyimah