• Date: Fri 02 July 2010
  • Kick-off: 19:30
  • Venue: Soccer City
1 - 1 Uruguay win 4-2 on penalt

Uruguay vs Ghana


Team Lineups

Uruguay

1 Muslera
16 Maxi Pereira
2 Lugano
6 Victorino
4 Fucile
20 Fernandez
15 Perez
17 Arevalo Rios
7 Cavani
9 Suarez
10 Forlan54"
Substitutes
12 Castillo
3 Godin
5 Gargano
8 Eguren
11 Pereira
13 Abreu
14 Lodeiro
18 Gonzalez
19 Scotti
21 Fernandez
22 Caceres
23 Silva

Ghana

22 Kingson
4 Pantsil
15 Vorsah
5 Mensah
2 Sarpei
6 Annan
7 Inkoom
21 Asamoah
23 Boateng
11 Muntari45"
3 Gyan
Substitutes
1 Adjei
9 Boateng
10 Appiah
12 Tagoe
14 Amoah
17 Ayew
18 Adiyah
19 Addy
20 Owusu-Abeyie
16 Ahorlu

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide -

Uruguay

D D W W D L L

Ghana

D D L W D


Live Text Commentary
125:51
 

Penalty scored by Sebastian Abreu. Uruguay 4-2 Ghana on penalties.

124:55
 

A save by Nestor Fernando Muslera from penalty by Dominic Adiyah.

124:20
 

Penalty missed by Victorio Maxi Pereira.

123:19
 

Placed penalty taken by John Mensah saved by Nestor Fernando Muslera.

122:53
 

Penalty scored by Andres Scotti. Uruguay 3-2 Ghana on penalties.

122:02
 

Stephen Appiah scores a penalty. Uruguay 2-2 Ghana on penalties.

121:17
 

Mauricio Victorino scores a penalty. Uruguay 2-1 Ghana on penalties.

120:41
 

Asamoah Gyan scores a penalty. Uruguay 1-1 Ghana on penalties.

120:06
 

Diego Forlan scores a penalty. Uruguay 1-0 Ghana on penalties.

120:01 +0.01
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen Appiah by Jorge Fucile results in a free kick. John Pantsil sends in a cross, Stephen Appiah takes a shot. Blocked by Luis Suarez. John Mensah takes a shot. Luis Suarez is penalised for handball and concedes a . Luis Suarez is sent off. Penalty missed crossbar by Asamoah Gyan.

118:30
 

Luis Suarez is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

117:42
 

Header from close range by Kevin-Prince Boateng misses to the right of the goal.

117:18
 

Corner taken by Kwadwo Asamoah, Jorge Fucile makes a clearance.

116:38
 

Corner taken by Kwadwo Asamoah from the right by-line to the near post, Sebastian Abreu makes a clearance.

116:16
 

The ball is swung over by John Pantsil, Jorge Fucile gets a block in.

113:10
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Diego Forlan misses to the left of the goal.

109:21
 

Header on goal by Asamoah Gyan from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

108:36
 

Foul by Nicolas Lodeiro on John Pantsil, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in right-footed by John Pantsil, clearance made by Diego Perez.

105:49 +0.49
 

Luis Suarez concedes a free kick for a foul on John Mensah. Free kick taken by John Mensah.

104:30
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Diego Forlan from the left by-line to the near post, save made by Richard Kingson.

103:47
 

The ball is swung over by Nicolas Lodeiro, blocked by John Mensah.

100:55
 

Corner taken right-footed by Diego Forlan from the right by-line, Asamoah Gyan makes a clearance.

100:44
 

The ball is crossed by Issac Vorsah, Diego Perez manages to make a clearance.

92:45 +2.45
 

Shot from 25 yards from Stephen Appiah. Blocked by Mauricio Victorino.

94:56
 

Effort from just outside the box by Kwadwo Asamoah goes over the bar.

92:13
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Stephen Appiah played to the near post, Booking for John Mensah for dissent. Mauricio Victorino makes a clearance.

91:53
 

Inswinging corner taken by Stephen Appiah from the right by-line played to the near post, Sebastian Abreu manages to make a clearance.

89:17
 

The ball is delivered by John Pantsil. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Stephen Appiah, clearance made by Diego Perez.

87:26
 

Dominic Adiyah on for Sulley Muntari.

84:40
 

Jorge Fucile sends in a cross.

83:57
 

Diego Forlan takes a shot. Blocked by Kevin-Prince Boateng.

81:48
 

Shot from 20 yards from Jorge Fucile. Save by Richard Kingson.

81:09
 

Victorio Maxi Pereira produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.

80:48
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Sulley Muntari, Nestor Fernando Muslera makes a save.

77:24
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Diego Forlan from the right by-line to the near post.

76:26
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hans Sarpei on Luis Suarez. Hans Sarpei is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. The ball is delivered by Diego Forlan, Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

75:02
 

(Uruguay) makes a substitution, with Sebastian Abreu coming on for Edinson Cavani.

74:54
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Luis Suarez. Free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

73:01
 

Edinson Cavani fouled by John Mensah, the ref awards a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Diego Forlan from the free kick.

72:55
 

Samuel Inkoom leaves the field to be replaced by Stephen Appiah.

72:21
 

Shot by Asamoah Gyan from 25 yards. Save made by Nestor Fernando Muslera.

71:28
 

Effort on goal by Anthony Annan from long distance goes over the crossbar.

70:52
 

Egidio Arevalo Rios takes a shot. Blocked by Samuel Inkoom.

70:20
 

Inswinging corner taken by Diego Forlan, Kwadwo Asamoah makes a clearance.

69:56
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

67:10
 

Unfair challenge on Asamoah Gyan by Andres Scotti results in a free kick. Asamoah Gyan has an effort direct from the free kick.

66:01
 

Effort on goal by Sulley Muntari from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

65:22
 

Asamoah Gyan crosses the ball, save by Nestor Fernando Muslera.

64:09
 

The referee blows for offside against Luis Suarez. Richard Kingson takes the free kick.

62:41
 

Centre by Diego Forlan, Luis Suarez has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the target.

62:08
 

The ball is delivered by Edinson Cavani, Richard Kingson makes a save.

61:05
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Diego Forlan played to the near post, Luis Suarez challenges Hans Sarpei unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

59:51
 

Sulley Muntari is caught offside. Free kick taken by Victorio Maxi Pereira.

58:53
Yellow card
 

Diego Perez gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kwadwo Asamoah. Diego Perez shown a yellow card. Kwadwo Asamoah restarts play with the free kick.

58:10
 

Corner taken by Sulley Muntari from the left by-line to the near post, Diego Perez manages to make a clearance.

57:42
 

Asamoah Gyan takes a shot. Save made by Nestor Fernando Muslera.

56:31
 

Luis Suarez concedes a free kick for a foul on John Mensah. Richard Kingson takes the direct free kick.

56:07
 

Kevin-Prince Boateng challenges Mauricio Victorino unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mauricio Victorino.

53:26
Goal
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jorge Fucile by John Pantsil. Booking for John Pantsil for unsporting behaviour. Diego Forlan scores a goal direct from the free kick from outside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Uruguay 1-1 Ghana.

52:13
 

Corner taken right-footed by Diego Forlan from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Asamoah Gyan.

51:36
 

Foul by Anthony Annan on Diego Perez, free kick awarded. Mauricio Victorino restarts play with the free kick.

50:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by John Mensah. Direct free kick taken by Diego Forlan.

50:06
 

The referee penalises Edinson Cavani for handball. Direct free kick taken by John Pantsil.

46:44 +1.44
Goal
 

Sulley Muntari gets on the score sheet with a goal from long distance to the bottom right corner of the goal. Uruguay 0-1 Ghana.Assist on the goal came from Asamoah Gyan.

47:43
 

Egidio Arevalo Rios gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin-Prince Boateng. The referee cautions Egidio Arevalo Rios for unsporting behaviour. Shot comes in from Sulley Muntari from the free kick.

46:58
 

Mauricio Victorino gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Asamoah Gyan. Direct free kick taken by Kwadwo Asamoah.

45:01
 

Nicolas Lodeiro replaces Alvaro Fernandez.

44:42
 

Samuel Inkoom delivers the ball, Shot from deep inside the area by Kevin-Prince Boateng clears the crossbar.

43:15
 

Asamoah Gyan has an effort at goal. Save by Nestor Fernando Muslera.

42:56
 

Issac Vorsah gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jorge Fucile. Free kick taken by Diego Perez.

39:19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by Issac Vorsah. Diego Forlan restarts play with the free kick.

38:03
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Sulley Muntari misses to the right of the target.

37:23
 

Diego Lugano leaves the field to be replaced by Andres Scotti.

35:28
 

The referee blows for offside against Diego Forlan. Free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

32:43
 

Samuel Inkoom challenges Jorge Fucile unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mauricio Victorino takes the free kick.

31:35
 

Foul by Kevin-Prince Boateng on Mauricio Victorino, free kick awarded. Diego Lugano takes the free kick.

31:06
 

Luis Suarez is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Richard Kingson takes the indirect free kick.

30:17
 

Asamoah Gyan produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.

28:59
 

Inswinging corner taken by Sulley Muntari from the right by-line, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Issac Vorsah misses to the left of the goal.

28:50
 

The ball is crossed by Samuel Inkoom, clearance by Victorio Maxi Pereira.

27:12
 

Diego Forlan delivers a pass corner to short, Anthony Annan makes a clearance.

25:23
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Diego Forlan from the right by-line, clearance by Kevin-Prince Boateng.

24:06
 

Diego Forlan has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal.

23:24
 

The referee gives a free kick against Samuel Inkoom for handball. Free kick taken by Diego Lugano.

22:01
 

Issac Vorsah gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez. Diego Forlan crosses the ball in from the free kick.

19:16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kwadwo Asamoah by Jorge Fucile. Jorge Fucile goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed left-footed by Sulley Muntari, Alvaro Fernandez manages to make a clearance.

16:59
 

Corner taken right-footed by Diego Forlan from the left by-line to the near post, Edinson Cavani takes a shot. John Mensah gets a block in.

15:37
 

Foul by Samuel Inkoom on Egidio Arevalo Rios, free kick awarded. Diego Perez restarts play with the free kick.

14:52
 

Diego Forlan takes the inswinging corner, Foul by Alvaro Fernandez on Anthony Annan, free kick awarded. Richard Kingson restarts play with the free kick.

13:10
 

Luis Suarez concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Kingson. Free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

12:22
 

Asamoah Gyan is adjudged to have handled the ball. Shot on goal comes in from Diego Forlan from the free kick, Richard Kingson makes a save.

11:30
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sulley Muntari on Alvaro Fernandez. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Diego Forlan from right wing.

10:03
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

7:22
 

Long range shot by Kwadwo Asamoah goes wide right of the net.

6:52
 

Unfair challenge on Asamoah Gyan by Mauricio Victorino results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Sulley Muntari, Edinson Cavani manages to make a clearance.

5:18
 

Egidio Arevalo Rios produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

5:02
 

Diego Forlan takes the inswinging corner, clearance by John Mensah.

4:23
 

Inswinging corner taken by Diego Forlan from the left by-line played to the near post, Samuel Inkoom makes a clearance.

3:14
 

The ball is crossed by Diego Forlan.

2:17
 

The referee blows for offside against Luis Suarez. Indirect free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

1:01
 

Unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by John Mensah results in a free kick. Egidio Arevalo Rios takes the direct free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game started.

Half time
 

It is the end of the first-half.

:0
 

The referee blows for the end of normal time.

:0
 

Second half of extra-time has started.

:0
 

The match is going to penalties.

:0
 

The players are ready for the drama of the penalty shoot-out.