Ghana’s Black Queens held their first training on Tuesday in Lagos ahead of the commencement of the Aisha Buhari Invitational tournament.

Coach Mercy Tagoe trained with 21 players as team await the arrival of Grace Asantewaa and Princella Adubea.

Ghana has been drawn alongside South Africa and Cameroon. The tournament begins on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, with hosts, Nigeria playing Mali.

Ghana will face South Africa on Friday in their opening group game at Mobolaji Johnson Stadium in Onikan.

Coach Mercy Quarcoo-Tagoe has been preparing her team for almost a month and will use the tournament as perfect opportunity for her girls ahead of next month’s AWCON qualifiers.