• Date: Sat 19 June 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium

Ghana vs Australia


Team Lineups

Ghana

22 Kingson
4 Pantsil
8 Mensah
19 Addy
2 Sarpei
12 Tagoe
6 Annan
21 Asamoah
23 Boateng
13 Ayew
3 Gyan
Substitutes
1 Adjei
5 Mensah
7 Inkoom
9 Boateng
10 Appiah
11 Muntari
14 Amoah
15 Vorsah
17 Ayew
18 Adiyah
20 Owusu-Abeyie
16 Ahorlu

Australia

1 Schwarzer
8 Wilkshire
2 Neill
3 Moore
21 Carney
5 Culina
16 Valeri
7 Emerton
14 Holman
23 Bresciano
10 Kewell
Substitutes
12 Federici
6 Beauchamp
9 Kennedy
11 Chipperfield
15 Jedinak
17 Rukavytsya
19 Garcia
20 Milligan
22 Vidosic
18 Galekovic

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide -

Ghana

D D L W D

Australia

D D W

Live Text Commentary
91:53 +1.53
 

Lucas Neill takes a shot. Richard Kingson makes a save.

91:40 +1.4
 

Effort on goal by Sulley Muntari from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

91:02 +1.02
 

Quincy Owusu-Abeyie takes a shot from 20 yards. Mark Schwarzer makes a brilliant save. Short corner worked by Sulley Muntari.

90:40 +0.4
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Sulley Muntari.

88:25
 

Craig Moore concedes a free kick for a foul on Matthew Amoah. Sulley Muntari produces a cross, Jonathan Mensah has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the target.

87:31
 

Nikita Rukavytsya gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richard Kingson. Matthew Amoah on for Kevin-Prince Boateng. Direct free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

86:17
 

Joshua Kennedy concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Annan. Richard Kingson takes the direct free kick.

85:09
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Moore by Andre Ayew. Craig Moore goes into the book for dissent. Craig Moore takes the free kick.

84:38
 

Unfair challenge on Anthony Annan by Craig Moore results in a free kick. Richard Kingson takes the direct free kick.

83:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Anthony Annan on Scott Chipperfield. Anthony Annan goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Luke Wilkshire leaves the field to be replaced by Nikita Rukavytsya. Free kick taken by David Carney.

82:19
 

Quincy Owusu-Abeyie is penalised for a handball. Mark Schwarzer restarts play with the free kick.

80:01
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke Wilkshire. Free kick taken by Mark Schwarzer.

78:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Chipperfield by Jonathan Mensah. Jonathan Mensah is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Brett Emerton has an effort direct from the free kick.

76:20
 

Sulley Muntari comes on in place of Kwadwo Asamoah.

74:58
 

Joshua Kennedy is ruled offside. Direct free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

73:59
 

The ball is swung over by Brett Emerton, Anthony Annan makes a clearance.

71:42
 

Scott Chipperfield takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson. Joshua Kennedy takes a shot.

70:43
 

Asamoah Gyan produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.

70:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Hans Sarpei by Brett Emerton. Hans Sarpei takes the direct free kick.

69:53
 

Quincy Owusu-Abeyie takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

68:02
 

Joshua Kennedy fouled by Anthony Annan, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Luke Wilkshire.

67:28
 

(Australia) makes a substitution, with Joshua Kennedy coming on for Brett Holman.

66:48
 

Asamoah Gyan crosses the ball.

66:03
 

The ball is crossed by Luke Wilkshire, Scott Chipperfield produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the crossbar.

65:01
 

Handball by Andre Ayew. Scott Chipperfield replaces Marco Bresciano. Mark Schwarzer takes the direct free kick.

63:36
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andre Ayew on Lucas Neill. Luke Wilkshire takes the direct free kick.

63:12
 

Jonathan Mensah has a shot and missed to the right of the target.

62:50
 

Kwadwo Asamoah fouled by Lucas Neill, the ref awards a free kick. Kwadwo Asamoah takes the direct free kick.

62:28
 

Effort from long distance by Kevin-Prince Boateng goes wide of the left-hand upright.

61:12
 

Luke Wilkshire gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin-Prince Boateng. Quincy Owusu-Abeyie crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Craig Moore manages to make a clearance.

59:46
 

Asamoah Gyan takes a shot. Save by Mark Schwarzer.

58:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Quincy Owusu-Abeyie on Lucas Neill. Direct free kick taken by Lucas Neill.

56:48
 

Brett Holman fouled by Lee Addy, the ref awards a free kick. The ball is delivered by Luke Wilkshire, Craig Moore has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

56:32
 

The ball is swung over by Kwadwo Asamoah, Mark Schwarzer makes a save.

55:29
Substitution
 

Quincy Owusu-Abeyie is brought on as a substitute for Prince Tagoe.

55:00
 

Kwadwo Asamoah takes a shot. Jason Culina gets a block in.

52:23
 

Luke Wilkshire takes a outswinging corner.

52:11
 

The ball is sent over by Prince Tagoe, Mark Schwarzer makes a save.

50:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Carl Valeri by Kwadwo Asamoah. Direct free kick taken by Mark Schwarzer.

50:03
 

Shot from long range by John Pantsil goes wide of the left-hand post.

49:31
 

Shot by Asamoah Gyan. Save by Mark Schwarzer.

48:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Hans Sarpei by Brett Emerton. Direct free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

48:26
 

Asamoah Gyan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lucas Neill. Free kick taken by Lucas Neill.

46:15
 

Effort from a long way out by Kwadwo Asamoah goes wide right of the target.

45:38
 

Prince Tagoe gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Carney. Mark Schwarzer restarts play with the free kick.

43:06
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng takes a shot.

41:54
 

Handball by Brett Emerton. Richard Kingson restarts play with the free kick.

41:08
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng crosses the ball, save made by Mark Schwarzer.

41:00
 

The ball is delivered by Kevin-Prince Boateng, clearance by Craig Moore.

39:28
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Marco Bresciano by Lee Addy results in a free kick. Lee Addy shown a yellow card. Lucas Neill takes the direct free kick.

38:50
 

The ball is delivered by David Carney.

38:36
 

Brett Emerton crosses the ball, Jonathan Mensah makes a clearance.

37:50
 

Prince Tagoe gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marco Bresciano. Direct free kick taken by David Carney.

35:42
 

Unfair challenge on Kwadwo Asamoah by Craig Moore results in a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Kwadwo Asamoah.

34:14
 

The referee blows for offside. Jason Culina takes the free kick.

31:15
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng crosses the ball, Craig Moore manages to make a clearance. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brett Emerton by Andre Ayew. David Carney takes the free kick.

29:05
 

Asamoah Gyan concedes a free kick for a foul on Brett Emerton. Direct free kick taken by Lucas Neill.

27:57
 

Asamoah Gyan fouled by Marco Bresciano, the ref awards a free kick. John Pantsil produces a cross, Header from deep inside the area by Asamoah Gyan goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

26:31
 

Effort from inside the area by Prince Tagoe misses to the left of the goal.

23:45
 

Harry Kewell is penalised for handball and concedes a . Harry Kewell is sent off. Asamoah Gyan scores a placed penalty. Ghana 1-1 Australia.

22:58
 

Asamoah Gyan takes a shot. Lucas Neill gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken by Andre Ayew from the right by-line, clearance made by Luke Wilkshire.

19:50
 

Andre Ayew takes a shot. Lucas Neill gets a block in. Corner taken by Andre Ayew from the right by-line, Mark Schwarzer makes a save.

16:46
 

The ball is crossed by Andre Ayew. The assistant referee signals for offside against Andre Ayew. Mark Schwarzer restarts play with the free kick.

16:24
 

Foul by Brett Holman on Lee Addy, free kick awarded. Lee Addy takes the free kick.

15:59
 

Marco Bresciano fouled by John Pantsil, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by David Carney.

14:29
 

Harry Kewell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Mensah. Jonathan Mensah takes the free kick.

13:52
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Luke Wilkshire on Andre Ayew. Andre Ayew takes the direct free kick.

13:22
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Brett Emerton on Anthony Annan. Free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

9:57
Goal
 

Anthony Annan concedes a free kick for a foul on Carl Valeri. Strike on goal comes in from Marco Bresciano from the free kick, save by Richard Kingson. A goal is scored by Brett Holman from close in to the top right corner of the goal. Ghana 0-1 Australia.Inswinging corner taken by Andre Ayew, save by Mark Schwarzer.

8:13
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Kwadwo Asamoah from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Brett Emerton.

6:13
 

Harry Kewell fouled by Jonathan Mensah, the ref awards a free kick. Marco Bresciano delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing.

5:43
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

4:55
 

Foul by Brett Holman on Kevin-Prince Boateng, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

4:11
 

Harry Kewell fouled by Kwadwo Asamoah, the ref awards a free kick. Craig Moore restarts play with the free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

Full time
 

The match has reached full-time.