Ghana qualify for World Cup after beating Nigeria in the 2021 Minifootball Nations Cup


Ghana beat hosts Nigeria on penalties in the ongoing 2021 Minifootball Nations Cup to reach the semi-finals of the ongoing nations Cup.

The game ended 1-1 in regular time as Ghana edged the shootout 2-1.

It is the first time Ghana is participating in the Minifootball Nations Cup.

Ghana picked seven points out of a possible 12, after beating Somalia and Ivory Coast. They only dropped points after drawing and losing to Burkina Faso and Egypt respectively.

Ghana by virtue of reaching the semi-final qualify to the minifootball World Cup which takes place next month in Ukraine.

Ghana will face Senegal or Ivory Coast in the semi-final of the competition.