Ghana Football Association president, Mr. Kurt Simon Okraku has arrived in Ivory Coast to pay Ghanaian giants Hasaacas Ladies a visit ahead of their Champions League qualifier final match.
The Green and Whites ladies will battle River Angels from Nigeria for a silverware in the maiden edition of the CAF Women’s champions league WAFU Zone B championship.
The two teams met in the group stages of the competition and the Nigerians saw the Ghanaians off without any difficulty by beating them 2-0 in the first group match.
Hasaacas Ladies after their opening day defeat has gone two games without conceding a goal and would be brimming in confidence ahead of the finals today in Côte d’Ivoire.
The Ghana FA capo expressed his joy and happiness and urges the girls to go for gold in their game against the Nigerians today.
“I am proud to say that you didn’t only make yourselves proud, but you have made Ghana proud and you have made WAFU proud with your brand of football”
“Indeed after the first game, I was not happy. I said to some of your colleagues that the football I saw was alien but beyond the first game, you showed the spirit of a true Ghanaian, the spirit to bring back the love and the spirit to be competitive. On that score, I will say again ayekoo .”
“Your journey in this tournament is not over. You have one more game to go against a very tough opponent but knowing very well that the entire country is behind you, knowing very well that the entire WAFU Union is watching or looking to see good football, you will come out of the tunnel feeling very proud and strength out your competitive legs to defend Ghana. “ he added.