2018 FIFA WC Qualifier: Congo hold Ghana 1-1 in Group E match

Kumasi, Ghana (PANA) - Congo held Ghana to a 1-1 draw in their Day 3 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying Group E match played at the Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi, all but ending the dream of the Ghanaians to play in their fourth successive World Cup.

An error by Joseph Attamah Larweh in the 18th minute was capitalised on by the Congolese and Thievy Bifouma found the net.

The Ghanaians fought to get back into the game but were held back by the resilient Congolese.

Thomas Partey found the equaliser for Ghana in the 85th minute.

The result means Uganda top the group with 7 points, followed by Egypt with 6 points, Ghana have 2 points and Congo have 1 point.

The two clash again on Tuesday in the Day 4 fixtures.
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01 september 2017 18:16:18

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