The Minister for Youth and Sports, Hon. Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah on behalf of Government and the good people of Ghana sends a congratulatory message to the National U20 team, the Black Satellites after their sterling performance against Portugal in their 1/16 match on Wednesday 3rd July, 2013 at the ongoing FIFA U20 World Cup Tournament in Turkey.


In a message to the team, the Hon. Minister lauded the Satellites for their hard fought win against Portugal, which made it possible for the team to qualify to the quarter final stage of the tournament.

“As you prepare for your next match against Chile on Sunday 7th July, 2013, I urge you to maintain your current spectacular performance and to remember the exploits of your predecessors who won this trophy and emulate them. ”, the Minister said.

The Minister finally called on Ghanaians to continue to remember the Black Satellites in their prayers as they seek to bring the Trophy home.