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WAFU U20 Final: Ghana vrs Burkina Faso — Preview, Kickoff time & TV Channels to watch the match Featured

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Ghana take on Burkina Faso this afternoon in the final of the 2020 WAFU Zone B U20 Championship at Stade Charles de Gaulle in Porto-Novo, Benin.


Both countries approach this encounter with their heads up and fully focused on the trophy since they will all look to win it for the first time since it inception in 2018

The Black Satellites humbled neighbours Nigeria in their opening game before losing narrowly to the Young Elephants in their final group game.
However, the Young Squirrels also finished second despite sharing the same points with group winners Niger winning one and drawing two in the first round.
Ghana humbled winners of Group A Niger 5-3 on penalties after a 1-1 stalemate to secure a final place and a slot to Nouakchott next year.
Also, the Stallions feeder team humiliated Cote D'Ivoire by 4-1 in the other semi final to also jump the last but one hurdle of the tournament.
With this, despite having the trophy up for grab this afternoon, both teams have already qualified for the 2020 Total CAF U20 Cup of Nations in Mauritania.
There will be no any major absence heading into the final as both countries have no injury and suspension problems in camp.
Coach Abdul Karim Zito stated, reiterated by his goalie Danlad Ibrahim who have both indicated they will do all what they could to land the trophy for Ghanaians despite admitting it will be a very tough game.
Meanwhile, the Young Squirrels are also poised to take the trophy to Ouagadougou today relying immensely on Hamed Ouattara, Kouame Botue and Ibrahim Bance to replicate the five star performance they showed against thd Young Elephants last Tuesday.
Centre Referee: Clement Franklin Kpan (Côte D'Ivoire)
Assistant 1: Nouho Ouattara (Côte D'Ivoire)
Assistant 2: Soufia Soufi Abdou (Niger)
Fourth Official: Aurore Christelle (Benin)
Match Commissioner: Baba Gorogorowe Toure (Togo)
1500GMT/ 3:00pm
The match will streamed live on and
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