Video: Ghana Shocked in Their AFCON Opener

Sunday, January 14
•Nigeria 1-1 Equatorial Guinea
•Egypt 2-2 Mozambique
•Ghana 1-2 Cape Verde

Monday, January 15
•Senegal Vs Gambia, 5pm
•Cameroon Vs Guinea, 8pm
•Algeria Vs Angola, 11pm

Ghana lost 2-1 to Cape Verde in their 2023 AFCON Opener on Sunday in Ivory Coast.

Garry Rodrigues scored late to hand Cape Verde all three points against the Black Stars.

Cape Verde led in the 17th minute through Jamiro Monteiro who tapped in from close range.

Ghana thought they had levelled matters later on but Majeed Ashimeru’s goal was disallowed after VAR checks.

Alexander Djiku got the equalizer for Ghana in the 56th minute when he headed in from a Jordan Ayew delivery.

In the 83rd minute, Cape Verde’s Garry Rodrigues benefited from a defensive blunder from the Ghanaian defense to tap into an empty net.

Cape Verde are now top of Group D with three points.



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