• Date: Wed 23 June 2010
  • Kick-off: 19:30
  • Venue: Soccer City

Ghana vs Germany


Team Lineups

Ghana

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

Germany

1 Neuer
20 Boateng
3 Friedrich
17 Mertesacker
16 Lahm
6 Khedira
7 Schweinsteiger
13 Muller
8 Ozil
10 Podolski
19 Cacau
Substitutes
12 Wiese
2 Jansen
4 Aogo
5 Tasci
9 Kiessling
14 Badstuber
15 Trochowski
18 Kroos
21 Marin
23 Gomez
22 Butt

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide -

Ghana

D D L W D

Germany

D D W W W L W


Live Text Commentary
92:10 +2.1
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kwadwo Asamoah on Marcell Jansen. Marcell Jansen takes the free kick.

91:39 +1.39
 

(Ghana) makes a substitution, with Dominic Adiyah coming on for Andre Ayew.

87:53
 

John Mensah gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Philip Lahm. Free kick taken by Philip Lahm.

84:25
 

Shot from just outside the penalty area by Marcell Jansen misses to the left of the target.

81:51
 

Hans Sarpei produces a cross, Sami Khedira manages to make a clearance.

80:12
Substitution
 

Matthew Amoah replaces Asamoah Gyan. Toni Kroos is brought on as a substitute for Bastian Schweinsteiger.

78:31
 

Kwadwo Asamoah takes a shot. Save by Manuel Neuer.

77:26
 

Handball by Sulley Muntari. Free kick taken by Philip Lahm.

75:49
 

Philip Lahm fouled by Sulley Muntari, the ref awards a free kick. Manuel Neuer takes the direct free kick. Jeronimo Baretto Cacau challenges John Mensah unfairly and gives away a free kick. John Mensah takes the free kick.

71:48
 

Marcell Jansen on for Jerome Boateng.

70:39
 

Lukas Podolski takes a shot. Blocked by Hans Sarpei.

69:54
 

Lukas Podolski concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Annan. Anthony Annan takes the free kick.

69:08
 

Jeronimo Baretto Cacau takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

68:31
 

Jeronimo Baretto Cacau takes a shot. Jonathan Mensah gets a block in.

67:30
 

Piotr Trochowski replaces Thomas Muller.

66:36
 

John Pantsil takes a shot from long range which goes wide of the right-hand post.

65:37
 

Shot from 12 yards from Andre Ayew. Philip Lahm gets a block in. Corner taken by Andre Ayew from the right by-line, Sami Khedira manages to make a clearance.

62:52
Substitution
 

The offside flag is raised against Asamoah Gyan. Manuel Neuer restarts play with the free kick. Sulley Muntari is brought on as a substitute for Prince Tagoe.

62:38
 

Mesut Ozil is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Hans Sarpei takes the direct free kick.

61:51
 

John Pantsil takes a shot. Thomas Muller gets a block in. Corner from right by-line taken by Andre Ayew.

59:14
Goal
 

Mesut Ozil fires in a goal from just outside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Ghana 0-1 Germany.Assist by Thomas Muller. Corner taken left-footed by Andre Ayew from the right by-line, Arne Friedrich makes a clearance.

56:19
 

The ball is swung over by Philip Lahm, clearance made by John Mensah. Mesut Ozil decides to take a short corner. The ball is crossed by Mesut Ozil, Anthony Annan makes a clearance.

55:46
 

The offside flag is raised against Asamoah Gyan. Indirect free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

54:14
 

Asamoah Gyan takes a shot. Save by Manuel Neuer.

53:30
 

The official flags Lukas Podolski offside. Richard Kingson takes the free kick.

49:49
 

Kwadwo Asamoah takes a shot. Manuel Neuer makes a save.

48:37
 

The ball is delivered by Lukas Podolski, John Pantsil makes a clearance. Corner taken by Bastian Schweinsteiger from the left by-line. Mesut Ozil takes a shot. Anthony Annan gets a block in.

47:59
 

Bastian Schweinsteiger fouled by Prince Tagoe, the ref awards a free kick. Bastian Schweinsteiger takes the free kick.

45:42
 

Effort on goal by Lukas Podolski from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

45:03 +0.03
 

The ball is delivered by Andre Ayew, Prince Tagoe produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

43:53
 

Unfair challenge on Thomas Muller by Kevin-Prince Boateng results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Bastian Schweinsteiger.

42:53
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Thomas Muller on John Mensah. The referee shows Thomas Muller a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

41:34
 

Kwadwo Asamoah fouled by Sami Khedira, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kwadwo Asamoah.

39:35
Yellow card
 

Andre Ayew challenges Jeronimo Baretto Cacau unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee shows Andre Ayew a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Strike comes in from Bastian Schweinsteiger from the free kick, save by Richard Kingson.

38:21
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Mesut Ozil.

35:16
 

The ball is sent over by Mesut Ozil, clearance by Jonathan Mensah. Corner taken right-footed by Bastian Schweinsteiger, Sami Khedira produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the crossbar.

32:53
 

John Pantsil delivers the ball. Kevin-Prince Boateng takes a shot. Per Mertesacker gets a block in. The offside flag is raised against Andre Ayew. Indirect free kick taken by Philip Lahm.

31:49
 

Centre by John Pantsil, Headed effort from close range by Kevin-Prince Boateng goes wide left of the target.

30:43
 

A cross is delivered by Sami Khedira.

29:51
 

Jeronimo Baretto Cacau takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

28:00
 

Asamoah Gyan delivers the ball, save made by Manuel Neuer.

26:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jerome Boateng by Asamoah Gyan. Jerome Boateng restarts play with the free kick.

24:57
 

Corner taken by Andre Ayew, Asamoah Gyan takes a shot. Clearance made by Philip Lahm.

24:21
 

Mesut Ozil takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

23:08
 

Jeronimo Baretto Cacau delivers the ball.

20:39
 

Mesut Ozil crosses the ball.

20:17
 

Corner taken by Mesut Ozil from the right by-line, clearance by John Mensah.

18:09
 

The ball is delivered by Lukas Podolski.

17:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Asamoah Gyan on Per Mertesacker. Per Mertesacker takes the direct free kick.

16:42
 

Jonathan Mensah fouled by Jeronimo Baretto Cacau, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

15:01
 

The ball is crossed by Thomas Muller.

14:02
 

Shot from just outside the box by Asamoah Gyan goes over the bar.

13:18
 

Asamoah Gyan takes a shot. Bastian Schweinsteiger gets a block in.

9:16
 

Corner taken short by Bastian Schweinsteiger.

9:02
 

Lukas Podolski sends in a cross, clearance by Jonathan Mensah.

6:32
 

Lukas Podolski has an effort at goal. Hans Sarpei gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Bastian Schweinsteiger, John Mensah makes a clearance.

5:01
 

The ball is crossed by Thomas Muller, Richard Kingson makes a save.

3:26
 

The referee blows for offside. Richard Kingson takes the indirect free kick.

2:45
 

Jeronimo Baretto Cacau takes a shot. Save made by Richard Kingson.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.