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Black Princesses fly to Cameroon for World Cup qualifier

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Ghana’s female Under-20 team, the Black Princesses, will leave Accra on Friday for Yaounde where they are slated to play against Cameroon on Sunday on Sunday. The match is the first leg of the last round of qualifiers for this year’s women’s Under-20 World Cup. Head coach of the Black Princess’ team, Yusif Basigi, has named a team of 18 ...

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Yusif Basigi not overexcited at 10-goal haul against Algeria

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Head Coach of Ghana’s Black Princesses Yusif Basigi has played down his team’s attacking display over two legs against Algeria in their World Cup qualifier. The Princesses were 10-0 aggregate winners over their Algerian counterparts after a 5-0 return leg win at the Cape Coast stadium on Sunday. The team is set to face Kenya in their next qualifier but ...

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Basigi focused on qualifying Black Princesses to World Cup

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Newly appointed head coach of Ghana’s Black Princesses Yusif Basigi says his first objective will be to qualify the team to next year’s world cup in France. The experienced Basigi was recently re-assigned to coach Ghana’s female U-20 team after spending five years at the helm of affairs of the senior team the Black Queens. During his spell with the ...

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Basigi wants more money invested in women’s football

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Head Coach of Ghana’s senior female soccer team Yusif Basigi belives women’s football in the country will flourish if a caculated attempt is made to invest more money in the game. Despite struggling with finances in recent times the women’s league has provided a consistent stream of players that have been inducted into the various national team’s. The women’s league ...

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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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“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 boss Yusif Basigi wary of group opponents

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Head Coach of the Black Queens Yusif Basigi believes it will be suicidal to underestimate any of the teams in Ghana’s Group as they prepare to depart for Cameroon ahead of the African Cup of nations for women. Ghana has been placed in Group B and will have to battle it out with Kenya,Mali and nine time winners and current ...

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