Akinola winner takes U.S.A top of Group A

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FIFA U-17 WORLD CUT INDIA 2017 NEWS|Updated: October 09, 2017.

  • U.S.A leading Group A after triumph over Ghana.
  • Alternative Ayo Akinola with the winner for destiny and Stripes.
  • Ghana face India in New Delhi, while U.S.A fulfill Colombia in Navi Mumbai in last group video games.

A late winner from alternative Ayo Akinola saw U.S.A beat Ghana 1-0 and go leading of Group A at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.

In exactly what was an interesting contest at the Jawaharlal Nehru Arena in New Delhi, destiny and Stripes made the Black Starlets spend for their missed out on opportunities in Monday’s 2nd group match.

The very first half was equally played, with U.S.A edging the variety of opportunities produced prior to the break. Blaine Ferri, in specific, went closest to scoring for the Americans, however both his free-kick effort and a dangerous-looking strike from the edge of the Ghana box missed out on the target.

The 2nd half saw a more figured out Ghana come out and push the effort, as they developed a handful of quality possibilities simply after the break through Sadiq Ibrahim and Emmanuel Toku, in specific.

Ghana would pertain to be sorry for not taking their possibilities, as U.S.A won all 3 points thanks to Akinola’s objective on 75 minutes. He slotted a cool surface past Ghana goalkeeper Danlad Ibrahim to move destiny and Stripes to the top of the group after 2 straight success.