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Black Challenge honoured at Ghana Football Awards

The national amputee football team, fondly known as the Black Challenge, received a prestigious honour from the Ghana Football Awards for their outstanding feat in successfully defending their AFCON title in Egypt this year.

On Saturday, June 29th, the Accra International Conference Center hosted a prestigious ceremony where the special awards were presented, honouring outstanding achievements in the football community.

Ghana defeated Morocco in the final to retain the Amputee Afcon trophy

The team’s phenomenal displays throughout the tournament captured the attention of fans and critics alike, earning them widespread acclaim and recognition.

The Black Challenge dominated the competition, winning all their group matches before edging out Morocco 2-1 in a thrilling finale to successfully defend their title.

Since their triumphant return, the team have been inundated with an outpouring of support and congratulations from both the state and individual fans, basking in the joy of their well-deserved accolades.

Credit: Victoria Nana Adwoa Kwofie

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