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2020 Olympic Games Qualifier: Queens Beat Gabon 3-0 In Libreville

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Ghana’s Black Queens yesterday beat Gabon 3-0 away in Libreville, in the first leg of their second-round qualifying match for the 2020 Olympic Games.

A goal in the first half and two more in the second half handed the Queens the huge advantage ahead of the second leg which they host on Tuesday.

Goals from striker Elizabeth Owusuaa (44th), and attacking midfielders, Portia Boakye (61st) and Priscilla Okyere (86th), secured the convincing win for the Queens who went to Gabon with the hope of a good result.

The winners of this first-round tie will play against the winners of Kenya versus Malawi game which was also played yesterday. Malawi, who hosted the first leg, won 3-2.

Seven other matches were played across the continent yesterday as part of the schedule by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for the qualifiers for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of www.ghanasoccernews.com. He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority, Footballcrusader.com, sportscrusader.com, and ghanafootballnews.com, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook (https://web.facebook.com/boakye.buckman.9). He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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