The first lady of the republic, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo Addo has sent a good will message to Ghanaian champions Hasaacas Ladies ahead of their Champions League final against Mamelodi Sundown on Friday evening.
Madam Akufo-Addo has been a pillar of support for women's football and Hasaacas Ladies in particular when they were raising fans for their trip to play in the WAFU Cup.
Ghana’s Hasaacas Ladies and South Africa’s Mamelodi Sundowns will lock horns on Friday evening, with nothing but the Holy Grail of African Women Club Football at stake.
The final match of the TotalEnergies CAF Women’s Champions League maiden edition will take place in the Egyptian capital Cairo on Friday 19 November 2021. The 30 June Stadium in New Cairo suburb will be the theatre where the first ever African women club champions will be crowned.
Hasmal Ladies defeated Moroccan outfit ASFAR 2-1 in the semi-final match whiles Mamelodi Sundowns also beat Equatorial Guinean team Malabo Kings 5-4 in the penalty shoot-out following a 0-0 draw at the end of regulation time.
Three wins and a draw guided Hasaacas to the final, where they would need another victory to be crowned as African Champions, a feat they believe they can achieve comes Friday night.
Four clean sheets, and a penalty shootout win led Sundowns to the final, where they know another clean sheet could mean nothing but being the Champions of the continent.