Black Maidens, USA, Paraguay, And Japan Placed In Group D

The Black Maidens of Ghana has been paired with USA and Paraguay, Japan in Group D of the 2016 Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) U 17 Women’s World Cup from September 30- October 21 in Jordan.

Agambilla's re-take was cold-blooded inspiration.

Ghana was drawn in Group D in a draw held on Monday at the King Hussein Cultural Centre in Amman, Jordan.

Agambilla's re-take was cold-blooded inspiration.The biennial competition will see the Maidens slugging it out with defending champions Japan.

The Maidens lost out to Italy in the last edition on penalties at the quarter-finals stage in the tournament held in Costa Rica.

Ghana reached the semi-finals, winning bronze in the 2012 edition of the competition held in Azerbaijan.

In the other draws, host nation Jordan will face Spain, Mexico and New Zealand in Group A whiles fellow African side Cameroon, will lock horns with Venezuela, Germany and Canada and in Group C, Nigeria will play Brazil, England and Korea DPR in Group B.

A total of 32 games will be played to decide the winner of the 2016 competition.

By Edna A. Quansah

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