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Ghana pay the penalty

There were tears for Ghana as Asamoah Gyan missed a last-gasp extra-time penalty before Uruguay prevailed 4-2 on spot-kicks after a 1-1 quarter-final draw.

 

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The penalty shoot-out is over.
W.S.ABREU.G (Uruguay) successfully converts the penalty!
ADIYIAH (Ghana) sees his penalty saved by the goalkeeper.
M.PEREIRA (Uruguay) misses from the penalty spot!
MENSAH (Ghana) sees his penalty saved by the goalkeeper.
SCOTTI (Uruguay) successfully converts the penalty!
S. APPIAH (Ghana) successfully converts the penalty!
VICTORINO (Uruguay) successfully converts the penalty!
A. GYAN (Ghana) successfully converts the penalty!
FORLAN (Uruguay) successfully converts the penalty!
The penalty shoot-out is about to begin.
The referee blows for the end of the second period of extra time.
120'+ A. GYAN (Ghana) rattles the crossbar from the spot!
120'+ SUAREZ (Uruguay) is sent off!
120'+The ball is handled inside the area by SUAREZ (Uruguay) and a penalty is given.

Man of the Match

Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
48
%
52

Attempts

14Attempts26
6On-Target7
6Off-Target13

Disciplinary

23Fouls Committed23
3Yellow cards3
1Red Cards0

Attacking

12Corners8
6Offsides1
0Free kicks0
5Saves7

Line-ups

Uruguay
UruguayURU
Ghana
GhanaGHA
(GK)
(GK)
(C)Misses next match if booked 38'
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
76'
(C)
Misses next match if booked
10
74'
15
88'
15
Misses next match if booked
46' HT
23
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
23
(GK)
16
(GK)
Not eligible to play
74'
12
Misses next match if booked
76'
Not eligible to play
46' HT
14
19
38'
88'
19
Misses next match if booked
CoachCoach
Oscar TABAREZ (URU)Milovan RAJEVAC (SRB)

Match Facts

Johannesburg

Soccer City Stadium

  • Stadium nameSoccer City Stadium
  • CityJohannesburg

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy Night
  • 13° CTemperature
  • 26 m/sWind
  • 63 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Olegário BENQUERENÇA
    Portugal
    PortugalPOR
  • Assistant Referee 1: Jose Manuel SILVA CARDINAL (POR)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Bertino MIRANDA (POR)
  • Fourth official: Alberto UNDIANO MALLENCO (ESP)