Ghana’s Black Queens have secured an international friendly date with former Fifa Women’s World Cup winners Japan.
The match is scheduled for Sunday April 1 in Nagasaki.
An announcement by the Japan Football Association reads:
“JFA is delighted to announce that MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. will present the international friendly of Nadeshiko Japan (Japan Women’s Football Team) as “MS&AD Cup 2018.”
“The match will be held at the Transcosmos Stadium Nagasaki, in Nagasaki on 1 April, 2018.
“Nadeshiko Japan will play against Ghana Women’s National Team and the match will be broadcast live nationally on TV Asahi.
“The MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. first sponsored the MS&AD Cup in 2015, and this year represents its fourth-consecutive year.”
Ghana and Japan have met once previously – a September 13, 2014 friendly the Asians won 5-0.