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Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium (ATT 8,000) 2nd February 2013 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: R Seechurn

Ghana Ghana vs Cape Verde Cape Verde

Ghana 2

W Mubarak (pen 54, 90+5)


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  1. 90+6

    The referee brings an end to a dramatic second half. Ghana are the first team in the semi-finals of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. Cape Verde's AFCON dream is over, but they can hold their heads up high after a great performance against the tournament favourites.

  2. 90+4

    Wakaso scores into the open goal, after the Cape Verde goalkeeper went up for the corner at the other end

  3. 90+4

    Cape Verde go extremely close, but Dauda once again makes a wonder save to keep them out.

  4. 90+2

    Corner comes to nothing, and Cape Verde now on the attack.

  5. 90+2

    Asante gets a shot on goal, but Nando clears the ball with his chest.

  6. 90

    Badu with a wonderful chance in the box, but a last ditch attempt from Carlitos sends the ball for a corner.

  7. 88

    Rambe goes in the book for giving the referee an earfull over the free-kick call.

  8. 87

    Afful takes a kick to the head, but seems to be ok.

  9. 85

    Wakaso with a golden opportunity to put the Black Stars 2-0 up, but blazes his shot over the cross-bar.

  10. 84

    The booked Rabiu comes off for Derek Boateng.

  11. 82

    Cape Verde with another good chance, Djaniny with a thunderous shot at goal, but Dauda pulls off a world class save to keep them out.

  12. 81

    Cape Verde change as Rambe comes on for Julio Tavares

  13. 80

    Babanco is really causing the Ghanaian defence a lot of problems with his free-kicks. another chance goes begging though.

  14. 78

    Solomon Asante comes on for the lively Christian Atsu.

  15. 74

    Babanco teases the ball across the face of goal from the set-play, but it somehow manages to miss everyone.

  16. 72

    And we're back underway, seems like the ice did the trick on the wrist and Dauda continues in goal.

  17. 70

    The Ghanaian keeper is still down receiving treatment on that wrist, not sure whether he'll return,as his replacement is warming up on the sidelines.

  18. 69

    Dauda now seems to have a wrist injury after a save, seems to be in a lot of pain.

  19. 68

    Harrison Afful receives a caution for a two-footed tackle.

  20. 67

    Tony Varela comes off for Jorge Djaniny.

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Africa Cup of Nations Group A

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Pos Team P Pts
1 Congo 3 7
2 Equatorial Guinea 3 5
3 Gabon 3 3
4 Burkina 3 1

Africa Cup of Nations Group B

Africa Cup of Nations
Pos Team P Pts
1 Tunisia 3 5
2 DR Congo 3 3
3 Cape Verde 3 3
4 Zambia 3 2

Africa Cup of Nations Group C

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Pos Team P Pts
1 Ghana 3 6
2 Algeria 3 6
3 Senegal 3 4
4 South Africa 3 1

Africa Cup of Nations Group D

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Pos Team P Pts
1 Ivory Coast 3 5
2 Guinea 3 3
3 Mali 3 3
4 Cameroon 3 2