Afcon 2019: Benin forces draw from Ghana in group opener

90′ Full time scores; Ghana 2 Benin 2.

62′ Benin restores parity after through substitute Dousou who slotted home from a corner kick.

58′ Impressive substitute Samuel Owusu has been sacrificed for veteran defender Jonathan Mensah, to fill the void created.

55′ John Boye has been shown the red card after picking a second yellow card from Tunisian referee.

Two goals from Ghana captain Andre Ayew and his younger brother Jordan, have put the Black Stars ahead of their counterparts from Benin in their Group F opener.

Benin opened the scores as early as second minute of the game when talisman Michele Pote beat Lumor Agbenyenu to put his ahead.

But Andre Ayew equalises just after 10 mins with a stunning strike.

Minutes before the first half, Jordan connected a pass from substitute Samuel Owusu and beat the goalkeeper from Benin to give Ghana the lead.


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