One goal from Andre Dede Ayew was enough for the Ghanaians, with Hoffenheim defender Isaac Vorsah among their ranks, to progress to the next round. Things could well have gone differently for the favourites, who had goalkeeper Richard Kingson to thank for a match-winning save in a frantic final few minutes. Vorsah, meanwhile, was again selected in the starting line up and performed well over the entire 90 minutes. Ghana now face host nation Angola on 24 January (17:00 CET) in the quarter-finals.
Ghana's 1-0 victory over Burkina Faso was enough to secure them a place in the African Nations Cup quarter-finals in Angola.
Print Page to top