Ghana played her first match against the host nation Togo on the 29th June, and ended in a 5 – 0 win in favour of the Black Eagles, the second match which was against Togo’s second team also ended in a 10 – 0 win in favour of Ghana, unfortunately they lost to Niger in their final group game and thus finished second in Group B, which featured Togo A, Togo B Niger and Ghana.
he performance qualified the Eagles to play Burkina Faso, who placed first in Group, A with the likes of Egypt, Benin, Mali and Burkina Faso, in the semi final game. The Eagles triumphed over their Burkinabe counterparts by 10 points to 0 to qualify the eagles to the grand finale where they came face to face with their Nigerien counterparts
The Black Eagles after a spectacular performance to the amazement of all found themselves trailing 12 – 0 after an illegal try was allowed. The Eagles managed to pull 5 points back in the second half; this was however not enough to win them the match, as it ended 12 – 5 in favour of Niger.
The Black Eagles were with these results crowned 2nd place in the overall rankings of the tournament.