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Match summary

Mali magic undoes Ghana

Diadie Samassekou, Diedonne Gbakle and Aboubabacar Doumbia each scored wonder goals as Mali advanced to the quarter-finals with a surprising but well merited 3-0 win over Ghana in Wellington.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"We were extremely well prepared to face Ghana today and did exactly what we set out to do. My team kept things very compact and we delivered a great performance, " Fanyeri Diarra, Mali coach.

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18:49
The final whistle sounds.
18:48
90'+Mali try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
18:48
90'+Mali take the corner kick.
18:48
90'+The goalkeeper of Ghana pulls off a save.
18:48
90'+A player from Mali sees his effort hit the target.
18:45
89' M. TOURE (in) comes off the bench to replace D. SAMASSEKOU (out) (Mali)
18:45
89'Ghana try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
18:40
84' ATANGA (in) comes off the bench to replace BOATENG (out) (Ghana)
18:39
83'Mali concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Ghana.
18:38
82'A player from Ghana commits a foul.

Statistics

Ball possession
45
%
55

Attempts

7Attempts17
4On-Target8
3Off-Target5

Disciplinary

21Fouls Committed13
1Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

4Corners4
3Offsides1
14Free kicks24
5Saves4

Line-ups

Ghana
GhanaGHA
Mali
MaliMLI
1
(GK)
16
(GK)(C)
2
75'
Misses next match if booked
5
Misses next match if booked
65'
Misses next match if booked 89'
84'
(C)
Misses next match if booked
14
17
18
56'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)
(GK)
16
(GK)
(GK)
Absent
56'
13
84'
Misses next match if booked 75'
15
89'
65'
Absent
20
21
Not eligible to play
CoachCoach
Sellas TETTEH (GHA)Fanyeri DIARRA (MLI)

Match Facts

Wellington

Wellington Regional Stadium

Weather

  • Cloudy
  • 15° CTemperature
  • 39 m/sWind
  • 82 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Ghead GRISHA
    Egypt
    EgyptEGY
  • Assistant Referee 1: Waleed AHMED (SDN)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Berhe TESFAGIORGHIS (ERI)
  • Fourth official: Bernard CAMILLE (SEY)

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