Ghana squad named for quarterfinals against Korea DPR
| Updated Mar 10, 2017 at 9:00am
Ashtown Ladies forward Grace Acheampong will start in midfield for the Black Maidens when they take on Korea DPR in their FIFA U17 World Cup quarter finals clash on Thursday afternoon.
Acheampong who was a substitute in Ghana's last group game against Paraguay will play on the left of attack as a replacement for Rafia Kulchire Alhassan who is out of the game due to illness.
Canada-based Kayza Massey will start once again in post for Ghana with Uwaisa Mawia returning to play in right back as Cecilia Hagan starts as left back.
Philicity Asuako and Shine Blessing Agbomadzi will form Ghana's defensive pair with Fuseina Mumuni and Mary Entoah sitting infront of the back four.
Captain Sandra Owusu Ansah will play in attack behind Gifty Acheampong whiles Adizatu Kubrah Alhassan and Acheampong play on the flanks.
Kick off time for the match which will be played at the King Al Hassan Stadium in Irbid, is 4pm (1pmGhana time).
Black Maidens XI vs Korea DPR:
1. Kayza Massey
2. Uwaisa Mawia
3. Cecilia Hagan
4. Shine Blessing Agbomadzi
5. Philicity Asuako
6. Fuseina Mumuni
8. Grace Acheampong
9. Sandra Owusu Ansah
10. Gifty Acheampong
11. Adizatu Kubrah Mustapha