Jordan Ayew Afcon 2019

Black Stars Through To Next Round At AFCON 2019

Second half goals from Jordan Ayew and Thomas Partey gave Ghana a 2 – 0 win over Guinea-Bissau, in the process, topping Group F at the Afcon 2019.

Ayew At Afcon 2019
Photo Credit; CAF Online
Moment of Truth

Qualification was in the balance for Ghana after draws from their opening two games. Jordan Ayew’s second goal of the competition gave Ghana a 46th-minute lead. Guinea- Bissau hit the post and bar three times as they were unlucky to get a goal.

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Guinea-Bissau almost broke the deadlock in the 17th minute when Ghana goalkeeper Richard Ofori unconvincingly tipped Piqueti’s strike against his crossbar.

Afcon 2019 Wakaso
Wakaso In Action Credit: CAF Online

The Black Stars in the 36th minute hit the base of Jonas Mendes’ right-hand post after MubaWakaso brilliantly released Jordan Ayew with a lofted pass.

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Thomas Partey finished from close range with 18 minutes to play after Baba Rahman stayed onside and cut the ball back across goal to give Partey a simple finish.

AFCON 2019
CAF Online

Ghana midfielder Mubarak Wakaso was the Man Of The Match.

Wakaso Afcon 2019
Man Of The Match Wakaso
Next Round Of AFCON 2019

The win means holder Cameroon face Nigeria in the next round of the AFCON 2019 after they drew 0 – 0 with Benin.

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