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Video: Ghana miss 3 penalties in shootout as they lose to Ivory Coast in semifinals of U23 AFCON

Ivory Coast have defeated in penalty shootout in the semi finals of the CAF U23 AFCON

The game ended 2-2 after 120 minutes of play as both teams couldn’t win in regulation time.

Youssouf Dao got a brace for the Ivorians whiles Ghana’s goals came through Yaw Yeboah and Evans Mensah.

Read more: Ghana Blackstars win away at São Tomé

In the penalty shootouts, Ghana Black Meteors missed 3 penalty kicks to throw the game away.


Ivory Coast have booked a ticket to the finals and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games whiles Ghana will meet the lose of the game between Egypt and South Africa.

In win the the 3rd place game will guarantee a ticket to the Olympics come 2020 in Tokyo, the capital of Japan.

Read more: Kwabena Owusu Wins Man of The Match After coming off the bench to Score Brace to Propel Ghana To Semi-finals

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