Ghana Crash Out Of AFCON 2021 After Defeat To Debutant Comoros

Ghana Crash Out Of AFCON 2021 After Defeat To Debutant Comoros

Lukman Mumuni
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:54 PM
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It's the final round of games in Group C, welcome to our live updates of the game between Ghana and Comoros at the Roumde Adjia Stadium in Garoua.

The Black Stars need a convincing win to progress to the next stage of the tournament while Comoros are playing for pride.

The four-times African champions are under the pressure to end a forty year AFCON drought.

LIVE: Ghana vs Comoros (Africa Cup of Nations Group C Game). SOURCE: Twitter/ @ghanafaofficial
LIVE: Ghana vs Comoros (Africa Cup of Nations Group C Game). SOURCE: Twitter/ @ghanafaofficial
Source: Twitter

Ghana's starting XI

Comoros starting XI

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94 mins. FULL TIME. It's all over at the Stade Roumde Adjia in Garoua. Ghana loses 3-2 to Comoros Island.

90 mins. Referee adds four minutes. Looks like it over for Ghana at the Africa Cup of Nations.

90 mins. Three substitutions at a goal for Comoros. They still lead by three goals to two.

85 mins. Goooaaal. Comoros take the lead. Ahmed Mogni taps home from a cross from the right side.

76 mins. Goooaaal. Ghana levels with 15 minutes remaining. Alexander Djiku has headed home.

71 mins. Partey with a freekick. It hits the wall.

64 mins. Second half substitute Richmond Boakye-Yiadom pulls one back for the Black Stars. Back in the game.

60 mins. Comoros doubled their lead. What a game. Ahmed Mogni with the goal.

55 mins. Comoros lead Ghana from El Fardou's goal. The Black Stars have tried to unlock the Comoros defence but just can't find a way.

Second Half begins. Ghana starts. Milovan Rajevac makes first change, with Edmund Addo coming on for Baba Rahman.

HALF TIME: Ghana 0-1 Comoros.

45 mins. Referee adds two minutes. Ghana with a ball in the box. Cleared by the Comoros defence.

40 mins. Ghana still finding a way back into the game but Comoros have been decent.

30 mins. Ghana down by a man and a goal.

25 mins. RED CARD. Ghana reduced to ten men after Andre Ayew was adjudged to have impeded Comoros goalie Ben Boina. Ben Boina replaced by Al Ahmada.

20 mins. Ghana still can't get their way back. Game evenly played by both sides.

10 mins. Thomas Partey's freekick hits the wall. The Black Stars creating some chances.

03 mins. Gooooaaal. Comoro have taken the lead. El Fardou Ben Nabouhare with a cool finish to give the Islanders the lead.

02 mins. Ghana with some early chances. A free kick swung into the box but cleared by the Comoros defenders

00 mins. Games starts. Comoros kick start the game from left to right.


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Lukman Abdul Mumin is a Sports Journalist based in Accra, Ghana. He has been writing for the past five years. Lukman joined Sports Brief as an Editor for the Local Desk in 2022.