Ghana handed tough draw in U20 Women’s World Cup

Ghana Black PrincessesGhana’s Black Princesses have been handed a tough draw at the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup. Ghana’s group comprises France, USA and the New Zealand in Group C.

USA won their fifth – and fourth consecutive – CONCACAF title in Honduras in late 2015 while the New Zealanders breezed through a hugely one-sided qualifying campaign in October 2015 and France were one of the semi-finals from the 2015 UEFA Women’s U-19 Championship.

Africa’s other representatives Nigeria are in Group B alongside Spain, Canada and Japan.

Hosts Papua New Guinea, meanwhile, face a series of intriguing challenges against

Brazil, Sweden and Korea DPR in Group A.

Full draw

Group A: Papua New Guinea, Brazil, Sweden, Korea DPR

Group B: Spain, Canada, Japan, Nigeria

Group C: France, USA, Ghana, New Zealand

Group D: Germany, Venezuela, Mexico, Korea Republic

Source: Myjoyonline

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