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Gamers High-tail Violent As Gabon’s Unhurried Equaliser Compounds Ghana’s AFCON Woes

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Gabon’s forward Jim Allevinah (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring his group’s first perform throughout the Neighborhood C Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2021 soccer match between Gabon and Ghana at Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaounde on January 14, 2022. Kenzo Tribouillard / AFPGhana’s hopes of qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations final 16 remained within the steadiness after they conceded a slack equaliser to plot 1-1 with Gabon in Yaounde on Friday.

Andre Ayew gave the Dim Stars the lead at the Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo but Jim Allevinah’s very just accurate 88th-minute strike earned Gabon a point that leaves them in a ambitious jam to achieve the knockout section.

It became a bitter discontinue to the game for the four-time champions, who were inflamed that Gabon scored after opting now to now not come encourage the ball when Ghana keep it out of play after regarded as a number of the Gabon gamers went down injured.

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After a shoving match broke out on the pitch at fleshy-time, the referee summoned a Ghanaian encourage out from the dressing room to brandish a red card.

The player in ask regarded to be Benjamin Tetteh, with television photos showing that he punched Gabon’s Aaron Boupendza throughout the melee.

The consequence leaves Ghana with true one point in Neighborhood C, with Gabon on four and Morocco — who secured qualification after beating the Comoros 2-0 earlier — now obvious to achieve as regarded as a number of the tip two.

AFP


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