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Sports News of Wednesday, 6 November 2019


U23 AFCON: Ghana’s ambassador to Egypt assures Meteors of unflinching support

Winfred Hammond with the team Winfred Hammond with the team

Ghana’s Ambassador to Egypt Dr Winfred Nii Okai Hammond paid a courtesy visit to the Black Meteors at their base in Cairo.

The team is currently in the North African country for the Africa U23 Cup of Nations (Afcon) which runs from 8-22 November.

Ahead of their opening group match against Cameroon on Friday, the ambassador assured Black Meteors of the embassy’s support throughout their stay in Egypt.

Ghana is making its debut appearance at the continental gathering and will be eyeing one of the three slots to book qualification to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.