Minister for Youth and Sports Mustapha Ussif has congratulated the Black Satellites for winning the 2021 edition of the Total AFCON U-20 championship which is the nation's fourth trophy.
The Black Satellites gifted the country a huge birthday gift by winning their 4th AFCON title in the just-ended tournament held in Mauritania.
Speaking to the Satellites who arrived in Ghana on March 7, Mustapha Ussif thanked the team for winning the trophy as the perfect independence day gift and urged the team to thrive for more success in the future.
Ahead of the final match against Uganda on Saturday, March 6, Mustapha Ussif told players and staff of the team that the match being played on Ghanaâ€™s independence day anniversary should be extra motivation to goad the players on to win the ultimate.
Meanwhile,Â President Akufo-Addo in a Facebook post, said he is looking forward to hosting the champions at the Jubilee House.
Ghana first won the African U-20 AFCON in 1993 before winning three more titles in 1999, 2009 and 2021.