U-17 AFCON: Black Starlets win Fair Play Award


Ghana’s U17 side [Black Starlets] were named the Fair play team at the just Africa U17 Championship in Gabon.

The Black Starlets reached their fourth finals in the competition losing to defending Champions Mali 1-0.

Ghana scored nine goals in five matches and finished as the team with the least number of bookings.

Coach Paa Kwesi Fabin’s side despite an impressive performance could not make history in Gabon as they failed to become the first country to win the competition on three occasions.

The team will now shift their focus to the FIFA U17 World Cup which takes place in India in October this year.

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