Angola 0-1 Ghana


                                                                                                            Gyan 16


Tournament hosts Angola fell to tantalising defeat against a young Ghana side, thanks to Asamoah Gyan’s well-taken early goal.

Gyan latched onto Kwadwo Asamoah’s excellent through-ball and shot low past keeper Carlos Fernandes’ right-hand on 16 minutes to propel them into the semis of the African Nations Cup.


Angola had their chances to equalise. But Manucho spurned three of the best, seeing a first-half header saved by Ghana keeper Richard Kingson and missing the target with a right-foot shot and another close-range header.


Captain Kali came closer still in stoppage time but Isaac Vorsah cleared the ball off the line.


Tags: Angola, Ghana, Asamoah Gyan, African Nations Cup


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