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Zubairu Ibrahim of King Faisal will captain Ghana in the WAFU U-20 Championship.
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Zubairu Ibrahim of King Faisal will captain Ghana in the WAFU U-20 Championship.

According to reports, King Faisal forward Zubairu Ibrahim has been named the new captain of Ghana's men's U-20 team ahead of the upcoming WAFU Championship in Niger. In the early stages of their preparations, the Hearts of Oak goalkeeper led the team on the field, but new developments indicate that coach Karim Zito has handed the armband to Zubairu.The 17-year-old has scored in almost all of Black Satellites' friendly matches, and the technical team is confident that he will lead the team to a successful defense of their title from two years ago. Ghana is in Group B with long-time rival Nigeria and last year's runners-up Burkina Faso. On May 8, 2022, the Black Satellites will play the Nigerian Flying Eagles in their inaugural game.