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WAFU B U-17 tournament: Ghana face Burkina Faso in semi-finals today

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Black Starlets of Ghana will square off against Burkina Faso in the semi-finals of the ongoing WAFU B U-17 tournament on Tuesday.

The winner of this crucial encounter books a place at the U-17 Africa Cup of Nations next year to be staged in Algeria.

The Starlets recovered from a poor start, losing 4-2 to Nigeria, to beat Togo by a stunning 3-0 result to book their place in the last four.

And on the other hand, the Burkinabes produced a stunning comeback, rallying from two goals down to defeat Ivory Coast 4-2 on Saturday and top their group.

The clash between the two West African countries is set to kick off at 7:30 p.m. local time.

Nigeria, who finished first in Ghana’s group, will face Ivory Coast in the other semi-final match today.

By: Gbordzor Promise

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