Category Archives: Ghana

Uruguay 1-1 Ghana (4-2 pens)

Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez came into this tournament a highly-rated prospect, scoring 49 goals in the Dutch Eredivisie last season, yet this morning his is the name on everybody’s lips. He will miss the semi-final after his red card here … Continue reading

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USA 1-2 Ghana

USA’s luck finally ran out here, Asamoah Gyan’s extra-time volley deciding a thrilling contest, sending Ghana through to the quarter finals – only third African side ever to do so – where they will face Uruguay. Once again a contest … Continue reading

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Group D Finale, 23 June

Germany sealed progress to the knockout stages as group winners, deposing Ghana at the summit of Group D with Mesut Ozil’s strike from the edge of the area. Ghana qualify despite their loss, thanks to Australia’s defeat of Serbia, and … Continue reading

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Ghana 1-1 Australia

A battling performance by the ten men of Australia rescued a draw against Ghana that keeps alive their dream of reaching the knockout stages, despite having to play with ten men for nearly an hour after Harry Kewell’s sending off. … Continue reading

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Ghana 1-0 Serbia

This was a win celebrated by an entire continent. “Every African is behind us,” Asamoah Gyan, the winning goalscorer, said afterwards. “We win this match for you.” Despite a spirited performance full of pace and aggression, Ghana only secured this … Continue reading

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