Black Satellites coach – Karim Zito is sure of qualification ahead of the WAFU Under-20 qualifying tournament in spite of being drawn in the same group with old foes – Nigeria and Cote D’Ivoire.

According to coach Zito his team is rather focused on working hard to achieving their targets and are not moved by the threat their opponents bring into the tournament.

“Well it is very interesting being paired against Nigeria and Cote D’Ivoire. It is not an easy pairing but we are working towards the ultimate so to me, whatever it is, we have work hard and make it to the top,’’ he told

The coach reiterated further that the Ghana U-20 team is well prepared for the battle ahead:

“We have been training well and all the boys are in good shape, by the time we leave for the competition the team will be ready.

“We have played three trial games so far and the aim is to get the boys in tune with what we are doing which is going very well”

“We looking at playing another trial game, possibly against a Western Region select side before we wrap up our preparations ahead of the tournament.”