Mohammed Salisu and Antoine Semenyo scored their first goals for Ghana as the Black Stars defeated Switzerland in their final pre-World Cup friendly.

Ghana had the better chances from the start of the game, but didn’t score until 20 minutes from the end.

Switzerland had the first chance to score six minutes into the game, but Ruben Vergas, who had been given free reign on the left side of the attack, missed the target. Sommer easily stopped Daniel Afriyie’s subsequent attempt.

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After 23 minutes, Jordan Ayew’s weak attempt from the edge of the box gave Ghana its second shot on goal.

Inaki Williams almost scored in the 32nd minute after a well-placed Jordan Ayew corner.

With two minutes remaining in the first half, Salisu skied a flawless Jordan Ayew set-piece, giving the Black Stars their best chance.

The Swiss attempted to surprise Ghana early in the second half, and Noah Okafor fired just wide of Ati-goal two minutes in.

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Jordan Ayew arrived too late to connect on an enticing cross from the right by Inaki Williams.

Mohammed Salisu gave Ghana the lead in the 70th minute with a header that flew into the right corner of the goal.

Four minutes after Kamaldeen Sulemana’s spectacular solo run, Antoine Semenyo of Bristol City scored on a rebound to extend the Black Stars’ lead.

Salis Abdul Samed and Kamal Sowah made their debuts in the game after Thomas Partey and Kudus were rested for the crucial match against Portugal.


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