Black Maidens prepare for Korea DPR

Flashback Black Maidens defenders deal with a danger in the US matchThe Black Maidens resumed training yesterday as they prepare for their 2016 FIFA Women’s World Cup quarter finals match against Korea DPR.

The game which will be played on Thursday October 13 at the Al Hassan Stadium in Irbid, will see the national U-17 female side take on their Asian opponents for a place in the semi finals.

Coach Augustine Adotey gave his players a day’s rest on Sunday after beating Paraguay 1-0 on Saturday to book a quarterfinal place.

The team which moved from the Grand Hyatt hotel to Le Meridien hotel in Amman, had team video analysis session on Monday morning to identify mistakes in the previous game.

Coach Adotey, the technical team and the players continued with training yesterday afternoon and will continue to tomorrow before the crunch quarterfinal match on Thursday.

Head coach of the side has, however, admitted that though he knows little about Ghana’s next opponents, he will prepare his team well ahead of the game.

“We still don’t have any information about Korea DPR, the team we’re facing in the quarters, but as they finished top of Group C, we’ll clearly have to be well-prepared”,Coach Adotey said at the post match press conference after the final group game.

Kick off time for Ghana’s quarterfinals match is 16:00pm (1:00pm local time).

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