Ghana 1-1 Nigeria: Black Star Qualify For 2022 World Cup After Eliminating Nigeria in Abuja

After a valiant showing against Nigeria on Tuesday that ended in a 1-1 draw in Abuja, Ghana has qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

Ghana understood that a score draw would be enough to earn their berth in Qatar after the first leg ended 0-0 in Kumasi.

Thomas Partey scored the game-winning away goal in the 10th minute in front of a large crowd at Moshood Abiola Stadium to upset the Super Eagles.

The lead, however, only lasted 12 minutes when Nigeria equalized via to a controversial penalty kick by William Troost-Ekong.

After that, Ghana held on to qualify for a fourth World Cup finals.

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