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Fuseina Mumuni - Black Maidens

Ghana present youngest player at World Cup

Fuseina Mumuni - Black Maidens

Right to Dream

The 13-year-old is making her World Cup debut in Costa Rica at the Fifa Under-17 Women’s World cup

Right to Dream’s Fuseina Mumuni is in line to become the youngest player to grace the Fifa Under-17 Women’s World Cup in Costa Rica.

The 13-year-old is part of the 21 players submitted for the tournament. Ghana also named eight members of the bronze-winning squad at the previous edition.

They are Naomi Anima, Jane Ayieyam, Vida Opoku, Gladys Amfobea, Samira Abdul-Rahman, Belinda Anane, Laadi Issaka and Azume Adams.


The Black Maidens, who finished third at the finals in 2012 in Azerbaijan have been pit against the 2012 runners-up Korea DPR - champions of the inaugural edition in 2008 - against Germany and Canada at the group stage.

Squad with shirt numbers

Goalkeepers

1. Azume ADAMS
16. Rita GYASI
21. Martha ANNAN

Defenders

2. Naomi ANIMA
5. Florence ANNOR
6. Amina FUSEINI
11. Vida OPOKU
12. Gladys AMFOBEA
14. Lily NIBER LAWRENCE
15. Belinda ANANE
20. Adu AGYEMANG

Midfielders

4. Samira ABDUL RAHMAN
7. Ernestina ABAMBILA
8. Kubrah ABUBAKARI
13. Stephany ADOMAKO
18. Vinoria KUZAGBE

Forwards

3. Jane AYIEYAM
9. Sandra OWUSU-ANSAH
10. Princella ADUBEA
17. Fuseina MUMUNI
19. Laadi ISSAKA

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