FIFA U-17 Women’s W/C: Black Maidens Handed Tricky Draw

Ghana’s U-17 female national soccer team, Black Maidens have been drawn in Group A alongside host, Uruguay, New Zealand and debutant, Finland.

The Maidens are making their sixth consecutive appearance to the FIFA World Cup after humiliating Djibouti 19-0 over two leagues in the last round of the African zone qualifiers.

They were bumped out of the competition by Korea DPR in the quarter-finals of the last edition held in Jordan in 2016.

The competition will kick-off from November 13 to December 1, 2018 in three cities in Uruguay namely, Colonia del Sacramento, Maldonado and Montevideo.

 

Here is the full draw:

Group A

Uruguay

Ghana

New Zealand

Finland (debutants)

 

Group B

Concacaf 1

South Africa

Brazil

Japan

 

Group C

Concacaf 3

Cameroon

Korea DPR (holders)

Germany

 

Group D

Korea Rep.

Spain

Concacaf 2

Columbia

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