Ghanaian champions Ampem Darkoa demonstrated resilience and determination as they secured a place in the semifinals of the CAF Women’s Champions League in their inaugural appearance.
The decisive victory came in their final group game against Huracanes, ending with a 3-1 triumph.
Having kicked off the tournament impressively with a 2-0 win over defending champions ASFAR, Ampem Darkoa faced a setback with a 3-0 defeat to Malian champions AS Mande in the second group game. The loss heightened the stakes for their final group encounter against Huracanes, where only a win would secure their progression.
In a spirited performance, Tracy Twum, showcasing her prowess, netted twice, and Gnabekwan N-Yanyimaya added another goal, ensuring Ampem Darkoa Ladies’ victory and a coveted spot in the semifinals.