U-20 AFCON: Danlad Ibrahim, Fatawu Ishahaku pick award

Abdul Issahaku Fatawu was named Player of the Tournament
Ghana’s duo, Danlad Ibrahim and Fatawu Ishahaku picked individual awards at the 2021 AFCON U-20 tournament staged in Mauritania.


The Black Satellites after putting up a spirited performance to win Ghana’s fourth traphy at the U-20 level, also had players who were rewarded for their efforts.

Danlad Ibrahim and Fatawu Ishahaku won the best goalkeeper and player of the tournament respectively.

Ibrahim who kept in all 6 games for the Black Satellites kept 4 cleansheets and helped the team to win on penalties against Cameroon in the quarter finals.

Fatawu Ishahaku scored from a long range to light the tournament up with some great strikes.

The 16-year-old was consistent for Karim Zito throughout the tournament and scored two goals.


Percious Boah missed out on the topscorer’s award after failing to add to his tally of 3 goals to catch up with Ugandan’s Derrick Kazooza.

The two players managed to make it to CAF’s best XI performing players of the tournament.


By Francis Hema|3news.com|Ghana

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