Ghana and Nigeria are set for an ‘earlier than expected’ clash in the semis of the 2015 Africa U-20 Championship.
Ghana lost their last game against Mali to finish second in Group B which matches them up against in-form rivals Nigeria for a place in the grand finale.
Ghana failed to avoid setting up the ‘early’ clash against in-form rivals Nigeria as they lost their last game against Mali to finish second in Group B.
Nonetheless, Black Satellites coach Sellas Tetteh remains unperturbed about meeting the free-scoring Flying Eagles at the semi-finals of the Senegal Championship.
“I’m not disappointed with the outcome,” Tetteh said on the defeat to Mali.
“I’m not afraid to face Nigeria in the semi-finals. At the beginning we were not fixed on playing a particular opponent. We will pick ourselves up and try to beat Nigeria. At this competition every game has its own realities,”the 2009 winner added.
Ghana and Nigeria will match up in the first semi-finals of the 2015 AYC today.