Ghana have been handed a tough draw against France, USA and the New Zealand in Group C for this year’s FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea from 13 November – 03 December.
USA won their fifth – and fourth consecutive – CONCACAF title in Honduras in late 2015.
The New Zealanders breezed through a hugely one-sided qualifying campaign in October 2015.
And France were one of the semi-finalists from the 2015 UEFA Women’s U-19 Championship.
Africa’s other representatives Nigeria are in Group B alongside Spain, Canada and Japan.
Hosts, Papua New Guinea, face a series of intriguing challenges against Brazil, Sweden and Korea DPR in Group A.
They will contest the tournament’s opening match against Brazil on 13 November
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