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Black Queens suffer 1-0 defeat to Zambia – Citi Sports Online

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Ghana’s ambitions for a spot in the 2024 Paris Olympics hang in uncertainty following a 1-0 loss to Zambia’s Copper Queens.

Despite facing off-field challenges, Ghana’s team aimed to secure a first-leg advantage against Zambia’s formidable side, boasting some prominent players, at the Accra Sports Stadium.

Nora Hauptle’s squad initiated the game well but failed to capitalize on their opportunities.

Ghana paid the price for squandering chances when Kundananji scored, defying the flow of the game.

The Black Queens intensified their efforts, with Doris Boaduwaa’s splendid free-kick striking the post and Evelyn Badu narrowly missing before halftime.

In a bid for an equalizer, Freda Ayisi was substituted early.

Despite Ghana’s relentless push, Zambia’s solid defence thwarted their endeavours.

As they head to Lusaka for the return fixture, Ghana aims to spring a significant upset, knowing that a berth in Paris 2024 hangs in the balance.

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