AFCON Qualifier:Black Stars host Sao Tome and Principe at Accra Sports Stadium

The Black Stars of Ghana will host Sao Tome and Principe at the Accra Sports Stadium in their final qualification game this afternoon.

The match is cited to be played behind closed doors with kickoff time 4pm.

A statement from GFA said: In line with the Confederation of African Football’s (CAF) directives, fans will not be admitted to the match which will be played at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday.”

The match will however be aired live on Ghana Television (GTV).

he Black Stars drew 1-1 with South Africa on Thursday to book a place in the 2021 AFCON which will be played in Cameroon next year.

Coach CK Akonnor’s side is however determined to win Sunday’s game to finish on top of Group C with Sudan also playing South Africa in the other group game.

Meanwhile, captain Andre Ayew, Vice-captain Thomas Partey and striker Jordan Ayew are expected to feature in today’s game after training with the team for the past 2 days.

The three England based players missed the game against South Africa due to issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic as the South Africa has been declared a COVID-19 risk zone by the World Health Organization (WHO).

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