• Date: Sat 26 June 2010
  • Kick-off: 19:30
  • Venue: Royal Bafokeng Stadium
1 - 2 After Extra Time

United States vs Ghana


Team Lineups

United States

1 Howard
6 Cherundolo
15 DeMerit
3 Bocanegra
12 Bornstein
8 Dempsey
4 Bradley
13 Clark
10 Donovan
17 Altidore
20 Findley
Substitutes
18 Guzan
2 Spector
5 Onyewu
7 Beasley
9 Gomez
11 Holden
14 Buddle
16 Torres
19 Edu
21 Goodson
22 Feilhaber
23 Hahnemann

Ghana

22 Kingson
7 Inkoom
4 Pantsil
5 Mensah
8 Mensah
2 Sarpei
6 Annan
23 Boateng4"
21 Asamoah
3 Gyan92"
13 Ayew
Substitutes
1 Adjei
9 Boateng
10 Appiah
11 Muntari
12 Tagoe
14 Amoah
17 Ayew
18 Adiyah
19 Addy
20 Owusu-Abeyie
16 Ahorlu

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide -

United States

D D W L

Ghana

D D L W D


Live Text Commentary
121:47 +1.47
 

Headed effort from deep inside the area by Clinton Dempsey misses to the left of the goal.

120:24 +0.24
 

Effort on goal by Jay DeMerit from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

119:42
 

Herculez Gomez takes a shot. Jonathan Mensah gets a block in. Corner from the left by-line taken by Landon Donovan, Richard Kingson makes a save.

119:24
 

Clinton Dempsey takes the chance to get an effort at goal. John Mensah gets a block in.

115:38
 

Sulley Muntari takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Jay DeMerit.

113:21
 

Landon Donovan decides to take the corner short. The ball is delivered by Steve Cherundolo, Kwadwo Asamoah makes a clearance.

112:13
 

Samuel Inkoom leaves the field to be replaced by Sulley Muntari.

109:28
 

Andre Ayew is ruled offside. Tim Howard restarts play with the free kick.

107:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Bornstein by Samuel Inkoom. Landon Donovan delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, save by Richard Kingson.

106:05
 

Maurice Edu concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Appiah. John Pantsil takes the free kick.

103:54
 

John Mensah concedes a free kick for a foul on Clinton Dempsey. Free kick taken by Clinton Dempsey.

101:39
 

Unfair challenge on Samuel Inkoom by Landon Donovan results in a free kick. John Pantsil takes the direct free kick.

98:29
 

Stephen Appiah takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Michael Bradley manages to make a clearance.

97:39
 

Maurice Edu challenges Richard Kingson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

97:18
 

Corner taken short by Landon Donovan.

95:50
 

Landon Donovan takes the free kick. Clinton Dempsey takes a shot. Blocked by Jonathan Mensah.

92:41 +2.41
 

Kwadwo Asamoah produces a cross, clearance made by Carlos Bocanegra. Corner taken left-footed by Kwadwo Asamoah, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Lee Addy goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

92:40
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Asamoah Gyan from deep inside the penalty box low into the middle of the goal. USA 1-2 Ghana.Assist by Andre Ayew.

91:34
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Samuel Inkoom. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.

90:50 +0.5
 

Unfair challenge on Jozy Altidore by Andre Ayew results in a free kick. Andre Ayew receives a caution. Carlos Bocanegra restarts play with the free kick.

90:10 +0.1
 

Centre by Samuel Inkoom.

90:01
 

Jozy Altidore leaves the field to be replaced by Herculez Gomez.

87:00
 

Kwadwo Asamoah concedes a free kick for a foul on Benny Feilhaber. Carlos Bocanegra takes the free kick.

84:51
 

The referee blows for offside against Samuel Inkoom. Tim Howard restarts play with the free kick.

84:11
 

Landon Donovan takes a shot. Jonathan Mensah gets a block in.

82:43
 

Andre Ayew crosses the ball, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Asamoah Gyan misses to the right of the target.

80:44
 

Foul by Jonathan Mensah on Clinton Dempsey, free kick awarded. Shot on goal comes in from Clinton Dempsey from the free kick.

80:08
 

Jozy Altidore produces a left-footed shot from close range which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

77:15
 

(Ghana) makes a substitution, with Stephen Appiah coming on for Kevin-Prince Boateng.

75:44
 

Michael Bradley takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

74:09
 

Samuel Inkoom produces a cross, Asamoah Gyan has a headed effort at goal from just inside the penalty area that misses to the left of the target.

71:49
 

Hans Sarpei leaves the field to be replaced by Lee Addy.

70:50
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by John Mensah on Jozy Altidore. Michael Bradley takes the free kick. Michael Bradley takes a shot. Jonathan Mensah gets a block in.

66:55
 

Foul by Carlos Bocanegra on Asamoah Gyan, free kick awarded. Carlos Bocanegra goes into the book. Strike on goal comes in from Kwadwo Asamoah from the free kick, Tim Howard makes a save.

60:34
Yellow card
 

Foul by Jonathan Mensah on Clinton Dempsey, Penalty awarded. Jonathan Mensah receives a yellow card. Penalty taken right-footed by Landon Donovan and scored. USA 1-1 Ghana.The assist for the goal came from Clinton Dempsey.

59:04
 

Unfair challenge on Jonathan Bornstein by Asamoah Gyan results in a free kick. Tim Howard restarts play with the free kick.

58:54
 

Benny Feilhaber takes a shot. Blocked by Jonathan Mensah.

55:41
 

Foul by John Pantsil on Jozy Altidore, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Maurice Edu.

54:33
 

Corner taken by Landon Donovan played to the near post, John Mensah manages to make a clearance.

53:40
 

A cross is delivered by Landon Donovan.

52:02
 

Asamoah Gyan produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

50:54
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng sends in a cross.

46:28
 

Benny Feilhaber takes a shot. Richard Kingson makes a brilliant save.

45:12 +0.12
 

A cross is delivered by Steve Cherundolo.

45:01
 

(USA) makes a substitution, with Benny Feilhaber coming on for Robbie Findley.

42:52
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Landon Donovan from the right by-line, Jonathan Mensah manages to make a clearance.

41:50
 

Shot on goal by Kwadwo Asamoah from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

39:51
 

Michael Bradley produces a cross.

38:01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Landon Donovan by Anthony Annan. Landon Donovan crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, Jonathan Mensah manages to make a clearance.

37:30
 

The offside flag is raised against Andre Ayew. Tim Howard restarts play with the free kick.

36:31
 

Andre Ayew takes a shot. Save made by Tim Howard.

35:33
 

Unfair challenge on Landon Donovan by Andre Ayew results in a free kick. Tim Howard restarts play with the free kick.

34:47
 

Clinton Dempsey takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

34:15
 

Robbie Findley takes a shot. Richard Kingson makes a save.

32:47
 

Anthony Annan concedes a free kick for a foul on Maurice Edu. Maurice Edu restarts play with the free kick.

29:56
 

Ricardo Clark leaves the field to be replaced by Maurice Edu.

29:13
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jozy Altidore. Richard Kingson restarts play with the free kick.

28:55
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng takes a shot. Save made by Tim Howard.

26:49
 

Centre by Kwadwo Asamoah.

25:09
 

Kwadwo Asamoah takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Michael Bradley manages to make a clearance.

22:35
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ricardo Clark on Kwadwo Asamoah. Free kick taken by Hans Sarpei.

22:12
 

Michael Bradley sends in a cross, save by Richard Kingson.

21:32
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steve Cherundolo. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Landon Donovan, Anthony Annan makes a clearance.

20:41
 

Clinton Dempsey fouled by Asamoah Gyan, the ref awards a free kick. Ricardo Clark takes the direct free kick.

18:36
 

John Pantsil fouled by Jozy Altidore, the ref awards a free kick. John Pantsil restarts play with the free kick.

18:24
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng takes a shot. Carlos Bocanegra gets a block in.

16:49
Yellow card
 

Steve Cherundolo challenges Kevin-Prince Boateng unfairly and gives away a free kick. Steve Cherundolo receives a yellow card. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Asamoah Gyan, save by Tim Howard.

11:54
 

Shot from outside the box by Jozy Altidore misses to the left of the target.

11:18
 

Andre Ayew produces a cross, clearance by Jay DeMerit. Effort on goal by Kevin-Prince Boateng from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

10:33
 

Steve Cherundolo fouled by Andre Ayew, the ref awards a free kick. Tim Howard takes the indirect free kick.

7:25
 

The ball is delivered by Kevin-Prince Boateng, Michael Bradley manages to make a clearance.

6:13
Yellow card
 

Foul by Ricardo Clark on Kevin-Prince Boateng, free kick awarded. Ricardo Clark receives a yellow card. John Mensah restarts play with the free kick.

4:56
Goal
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng gets on the score sheet with a goal from just outside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. USA 0-1 Ghana.

4:10
 

Clinton Dempsey takes a shot. Save made by Richard Kingson.

3:35
 

Samuel Inkoom has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide left of the goal.

2:48
 

The referee gives a free kick against Andre Ayew for handball. Free kick taken by Landon Donovan.

2:06
 

Robbie Findley is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Richard Kingson takes the indirect free kick.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

:0
 

The whistle goes for the end of normal time.

:0
 

Second half of extra-time has started.

:0
 

Extra time ends and the match is over.