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Basigi aiming for bronze against South Africa

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Black Queens head coach Yusif Basigi wants his team to end their run in the Women’s African Nations Cup with a win against South Africa on Friday. The two teams will fight for the bronze medal after losing at the semi-final stage (Ghana lost to Cameroon and Nigeria beat South Africa) and Basigi says that the Queens should win their ...

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“Home advantage helped Cameroon against Ghana”- Yusif Basigi

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Coach of Ghana’s Black Queens, Yusif Basigi, says home advantage for the Cameroonians played a huge part in their victory over the Queens in the semi final of the ongoing Women’s AFCON. Host nation, Cameroon, defeated Ghana 1-0 courtesy a Raissa Feudjio goal in the 71st minute, to deny the Black Queens a place in the final. In his post ...

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Ghana loses 1-0 to Cameroon in Women’s AFCON semi-finals

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Ghana’s Black Queens were beaten 1-0 by the Lionesses of Cameroon in the first semi final of the African Women’s Cup of Nations on Tuesday. The Queens were seeking a place in the final of the tournament but they were up against the hosts who had won all three group matches. Cameroon started on the front foot and they sought ...

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We are not afraid of Cameroun- Black Queens player Priscilla Otchere

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Black Queens midfielder Priscilla Otchere says they are not intimadated by playing Cameroun infront of their teeming home fans, rather, they are fired up to maintain their dominance over a side they have consistently beaten. The Queens and the Indomitable Lionnesses on Tuesday, clash in the first semi-final game of the Africa Women’s Championship in Yaounde, with sides vowing to ...

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“No gung-ho approach against Mali on Saturday”- Black Queens head coach Yusif Basigi

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Head coach of Ghana’s Black Queens, Yusif Basigi, says that his team will not take a cavalier attitude approach into their final group match against Mali on Saturday in the ongoing African Women’s Championships in Cameroon. The Queens are currently second to Nigeria on goal difference and the difference can be altered with a huge win against Mali. Nigeria currently ...

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Black Queens draw 1-1 with Nigeria in Women’s AFCON

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Ghana’s Black Queens drew 1-1 with the Super Falcons in the second Group B match of the ongoing African Women’s Championships in Cameroon. The two teams had won their first group games and were hoping to build on that to book a place in the semi-finals of the tournament. Ghana conceded first after Portia Boakye sent the ball into her ...

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Black Queens lose 11-0 Germany in friendly

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Ghana’s senior female team, the Black Queens, were thumped 11-0 by Germany in an international friendly played in Paderborn on Friday. The match was being used by the teams to prepare for separate international tournaments. For Ghana, the match was part of preparations for the upcoming African Women’s Championships in Cameroon while the Germany used it to get ready for ...

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Black Queens to face Germany in friendly

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Ghana’s Black Queens are set to face Germany in an international friendly on July 22. The Germans are using the game to prepare for their 2016 Olympic Games Women championship group opener against Cameroon. The Black Queens did not qualify for the Olympics but the match provides an opportunity to test themselves ahead of their Africa Women Championships in Zimbabwe ...

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Sports Ministry confirms Black Queens delayed bonus has been paid

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Ghana’s Black Queens yesterday received the cedi equivalent of $6,000 each being payment of their outstanding winning bonuses for previous qualifiers. The amount covered the Queens’ double win over Zimbabwe in the second round of the Olympic qualifiers. Coach Yusif Basigi’s side put up a very good performance to see off their Tunisian opponents 4-0 at the Accra Sports Stadium ...

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Black Queens rout Tunisia to qualify for AWC

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Ghana’s Black Queens hammered Tunisia 4-0 on Tuesday to complete a 6-1 aggregate scoreline and book a place at this year’s African Women’s Championship in Cameroon. The team had won 2-1 in the first leg last week in Tunis and had to at least, avoid defeat in the return leg. Samira Suleiman opened the scoring in the 26th minute with a header ...

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