Madagascar stunned Ghana 2-1 in the Group C opener of the 2022 Championship of African Nationals(CHAN) on Sunday night at Stade Chahid Hamlaoui.
Solomampionon Razafindranaivo and Tokinantenaina Tsiry Olivier Randriatsiferana scored for the Island country while substitute, Augustine Agyepong, tracked down the comfort for the Dark Cosmic systems.
The loss implies Annor Walker’s charges are lower part of the group while the Barea sit top with three places. The other group game between reigning champs Morocco and Sudan didn’t occur on the grounds that Morocco didn’t turn up.
Madagascar rebuffed Ghana for their sluggish beginning to the game, using the Black Galaxy disruption at the back. Solomampionon Razafindranaivo tucked home the game’s initial objective from the center of the container in a short time when Ibrahim Danlad surged out of his line however neglected to put the ball to somewhere safe and secure.
The ref granted Ghana a penalty a moment later when Daniel Afriyie slipped inside the Madagascar box, however it was toppled after VAR mediation.
It seemed to be the elusive idea of the try out was a burden to just the Black Galaxies as they couldn’t adapt all through the game.
Two nice possibilities later tumbled to Daniel Afriyie, who headed wide, and Abdul Razak Yussif, who botched an opportunity he ought to have been covering in the main half.
Tokinantenaina Tsiry Olivier Randriatsiferana multiplied the lead for the Barea 61 minutes in after a terrible mix-up from right-back, Augustine Randolf, whose short back pass was hooked on and changed over.
Randolf was yanked off promptly with Augustine Agyepong his substitution. Agyepong then, at that point, struck wonderfully from a distance to pull one back for the Black galaxies in the 68th moment.
Chances later tumbled to Ghana, including a progression of shots close to the furthest limit of the game that ought to have been changed over, with players arranging and proceeding to shoot. None ended up to putting the ball at the rear of the net.
The Malagasy properly procured a 2-1 win to go top of the gathering. Ghana will take on Sudan on Thursday in their subsequent group game and should win convincingly to advance.