The match is underway between Ghana and Nigeria, and Ghana is ahead by 1 goal and this also means that they have an away. Also, shortly after, Nigeria scored its goal via a Penalty kick that was awarded by VAR.
The match is now 1- 1 but Ghana has the upper hand with an away goal advantage.
Thomas Partey’s opening goal is now canceled as
Goal Scorers so far:
William Troost-Ekong (22′ PEN)
Thomas Partey (10′)
Name of starters for both Nigeria and Ghana:
The possession is to Nigeria’s advantage, 68% to Nigeria. Ademola Lookman is a big addition to the Nigeria National team. The Super Eagles are a favorite, and on paper, they have the better players.
|25′||Daniel Amartey (Ghana) is shown the yellow card.|
|22′||Goal! Nigeria 1, Ghana 1. William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.|
|10′||Goal! Nigeria 0, Ghana 1. Thomas Partey (Ghana) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Gideon Mensah.|
Nigeria has come from behind to lead by 2 goals to 1. What a turnaround. Nigeria missed Victor Osimhen and now he is back on the team scoring. The goal may be called back because it appears that Osimhem was offside.
The goal will not stand.
Looks like Ghana is through to the world cup.