Matches

    First stage
    Ghana - Republic of Ireland
    2:1 (1:0)
    Match
    Date
    Time
    Venue / Stadium
    Attendance
    517 June 1997 17:30Alor Setar / Darulaman5100
    Match Officials
    Referee
    Oscar RUIZ (COL)
    Assistant Referee 1
    Arnaldo PINTO (BRA)
    Assistant Referee 2
    Ganesan MINIAM (SIN)
      Goals scored
    • Bashiru GAMBO (GHA) 27',
    • Trevor MOLLOY (IRL) 51',
    • Mohamed MOUKTAR (GHA) 66'
    Ghana
      Line-up
    • Michael ABU (GK)
    • Joseph ANSAH (C)
    • Fuseini ADAMS (-57')
    • Kofi AMPONSAH
    • Christian GYAN
    • Baba SULE
    • Peter OFORI QUAYE
    • Bashiru GAMBO
    • Mohamed MOUKTAR (-83')
    • Joe SAM
    • Odartey LAWSON
      Substitute(s)
    • Osei Oscar ASAMOAH
    • Dini KAMARA (+83')
    • Stephen APPIAH
    • Abdulai AL HASSAN
    • Abdul Karim AHMED
    • Awudu ISSAKA (+57')
    • Richard ACKON
    Coach
    Francis OTI-AKENTENG (GHA)
    Republic of Ireland
      Line-up
    • Derek O CONNOR (GK)
    • David WORRALL
    • Robert RYAN
    • Colin HAWKINS
    • Niall INMAN (-87')
    • John BURNS
    • Thomas MORGAN (C)
    • Damien DUFF (-78')
    • David WHITTLE
    • Neale FENN
    • Trevor MOLLOY (-80')
      Substitute(s)
    • Aidan LYNCH
    • Stephen MURPHY
    • Michael CUMMINS (+80')
    • Alan KIRBY
    • Glenn CROWE (+78')
    • Paul WHELAN
    • Desmond BAKER (+87')
    Coach
    Brian KERR (IRL)
      Cautions
    • John BURNS (IRL) 40'
    • , Joe SAM (GHA) 85'
      Expulsions
    a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
    GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
    Y:Yellow cardsPos:PositionsA:Absent

    Tournaments
    FIFA U-20 World Cup All editions