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Ten-man Australia hold Ghana

Australia took an early lead against Ghana in Rustenburg, but after having Harry Kewell sent off, were forced to hold out for a 1-1 draw in Group D.

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The final whistle sounds.
90'+KINGSON (Ghana) blocks the shot.
90'+NEILL (Australia) sees his effort hit the target.
90'+MUNTARI (Ghana) sees an effort go off target.
90'+MUNTARI (Ghana) swings in the corner.
90'+SCHWARZER (Australia) blocks the shot.
90'+OWUSU ABEYIE (Ghana) sees his effort hit the target.
90'+MUNTARI (Ghana) swings in the corner.
90'JONATHAN (Ghana) sees an effort go off target.
89'MOORE (Australia) commits a foul.
88'RUKAVYTSYA (Australia) is penalised after committing a foul.
87' AMOAH (in) comes off the bench to replace PRINCE (out) (Ghana)
87'KENNEDY (Australia) commits a foul.
85' MOORE (Australia) is cautioned.
85'PRINCE (Ghana) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on CULINA (Australia).

Man of the Match

Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
50
%
50

Disciplinary

22Fouls Committed18
3Yellow cards1
0Red Cards1

Attacking

6Corners1
2Offsides2
0Free kicks0
4Saves4

Line-ups

Ghana
GhanaGHA
Australia
AustraliaAUS
(GK)(C)
(GK)
(C)Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
84'
12
Misses next match if booked 56'
10
14
68'
19
16
Misses next match if booked
77'
21
23
87'
66'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
16
(GK)
(GK)
Not eligible to play
68'
66'
77'
13
Injured
14
87'
15
Injured
84'
19
56'
CoachCoach
Milovan RAJEVAC (SRB)Peter VERBEEK (NED)

Match Facts

Rustenburg

In the heart of the savannah bushveld is the city of Rustenburg, brimming with natural beauty at the foot of the Magaliesburg Mountains.

Royal Bafokeng Stadium

  • Stadium nameRoyal Bafokeng Stadium
  • CityRustenburg

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 13° CTemperature
  • 23 m/sWind
  • 38 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Roberto ROSETTI
    Italy
    ItalyITA
  • Assistant Referee 1: Paolo CALCAGNO (ITA)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Stefano AYROLDI (ITA)
  • Fourth official: Carlos Eugenio SIMON (BRA)

Groups

Group D
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Germany
GER
32015146
Ghana
GHA
31112204
Australia
AUS
311136-34
Serbia
SRB
310223-13