Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Ghana Beats Cape Verde 2-0 in Africa Cup of Nations Quarterfinal

Feb. 2 (Bloomberg) -- Ghana defeated Cape Verde 2-0 in the quarterfinals of soccer’s Africa Cup of Nations.

Mubarak Wakaso had both goals for Ghana in Port Elizabeth. South Africa. He opened the scoring with a penalty kick in the 54th minute and clinched the victory in second-half stoppage time on a counterattack as Cape Verde pushed for the tying goal.

Ghana advances to the Feb. 6 semifinals against the winner of tomorrow’s match between Burkina Faso and Togo. Host South Africa meets Mali in today’s other quarterfinal, with the winner facing Ivory Coast or Nigeria.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Bob Bensch at bbensch@bloomberg.net

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.