Ghanaians woke up to the news that footballer, Evelyn Badu could miss out on the U-20 Women’s World Cup opener against the USA.

The Black Princess’ captain is reportedly down with an ankle injury and is taking steps towards recovery.

Ghanaians react as injury forces Evelyn Badu out of U-20 Women's World Cup opener
Image source: GFA

The current CAF Women’s Inter-Club and Young Player of the Year 2022 was expected to be a dynamic in the team’s squad to boost their fortunes, as the side have failed to qualify from the group stage in the last five attempts.

This morning, the Ghana Football Associated (GFA) posted photographs of Evelyn’s current state as many social media users described it as a big blow.

Ghanaians react as injury forces Evelyn Badu out of U-20 Women's World Cup opener
Image source: Evelyn Badu

Despite the injury to a star player, morale remains high in the team’s camp, per sources.

Below are more posts from social media users on the development regarding the Avaldsness’ midfielder.