Coach Sellas Tetteh’s side have set off on a positive note by beating Novara’s junior side in preparation for the Africa Youth ChampionshipThe Black Satellites on Monday afternoon beat the Youth side of Novara 3-2 in a preparatory game.
The team is currently in Europe to fine tune preparations ahead of the 12th edition of the Africa Youth Championships which comes off in Algeria next week.
Liberty Professionals striker Ebenezer Asafuah’s goal and an own goal gave Ghana a 2-0 lead before midfielder Marconi pulled one back on the stroke of half time.
The Black Satellites increased their goal tally to three in the second half through Emmanuel Gyamfi.
The Italian side grabbed a consolation through striker Leboski who pounced on a loose ball in Ghana’s goal area.
Coach Sellas Tetteh’s team will play another test game against Barcelona’s team B next week.
Ghana is paired in Group A alongside Algeria, Benin and Egypt.