Ghanaian players pose for a picture before their Women's U-20 World Cup football match against the US at the Eladio Rosabal Cordero stadium in Alajuela, Costa Rica, on August 11, 2022. (Photo by EZEQUIEL BECERRA / AFP) (Photo by EZEQUIEL BECERRA/AFP via Getty Images)

U-20 WWC: Black Princesses take on defending Champions Japan in crucial game today

The Black Princesses of Ghana will today take on Japan in their second game of the U-20 Women’s World Cup.

Ghanaian players pose for a picture before their Women’s U-20 World Cup football match against the US at the Eladio Rosabal Cordero stadium in Alajuela, Costa Rica, on August 11, 2022. (Photo by EZEQUIEL BECERRA / AFP) (Photo by EZEQUIEL BECERRA/AFP via Getty Images)

The Princeses lost 3-0 in their opening game against the USA on Thursday.

The team will be hoping for a favorable results as a defeat will see them crush out of the tournament.

Japan won their opening game 1-0 against the Netherlands and are hoping to win this and qualify to the next round.

The game is scheduled for the Estadio Alejandro Morera at 17:00 GMT on Sunday, August 14, 2022.