Jim Alvinah scored in the second minute of a tumultuous African Nations Cup match on Friday to give Gabon a 1–1 draw and become four-time continental champions.
Three minutes before the end of the game, a player from the Ghana national team fell on the field, and when the “Black Stars” players thought Gabon’s players would pull the ball out, the opposition’s players refused, and Gabon’s players managed to equalize.
The Ghanaian players were furious after the game and the tense meeting ended in a fight.
In the African Cup of Nations, where Gabon and Ghana faced off, Teneh of Yeni Malatyaspor punched Bupendja, who was playing from Hatayspor for a while. pic.twitter.com/gqp1Jhy1ND
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Ghana took the lead in the 18th minute through Andre Ayu’s goal and in the 88th minute Gabon’s Jim Elvina equalized.
In the draw, Ghana have added one point from two games in Group C and are in danger of being knocked out if they fail to beat Comoros in Tuesday’s final group game.
On the other hand, Gabon, who finished second after beating Comoros 1-0 in the first leg, are close to reaching the Round of 16 with four points. Selection in the next round with 6 points.