Ghana scrape into last four

2014-01-27 07:15
Soccer ball (File)

Bloemfontein - Ghana edged the Democratic Republic of Congo 1-0 in their African Nations Championship (CHAN) quarter-final at the Free State Stadium on Sunday night.

Mubele Ndombe raced into the box, pulled the ball back onto his left foot, but with only keeper Stephen Adams to beat, he sent a rising effort over the bar.

With time winding down, Mohamed Yahaya wasted a straightforward chance to seal the win for his side. Ghana put together some lightning quick transitional play, and Yahaya was worked in on goal, but the player was unable to beat Congo keeper Robert Kidiaba, who made a good save.

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