Mali U17 beat Ghana U17 2-1 in the quarterfinal of the FIFA U17 World Cup today at Indra Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati to become the first team to book their semis berth.
Hadji Drame scored the opener in the 15th minutes and Djemoussa Traore added the second in the 61st minute for Mali U17. Kudus Mohammed(Ghana U17) pulled back one for Ghana in the 70th minute through penalty kick however it was not enough to stop The Eaglet from confirming their semifinal spot.
Full Time: Mali U17 2-1 Ghana U17
90+3: Substitution for Mali U17: Siaka Sidibe for Djemoussa Traore.
80: Substitution for Mali U17: Seme Camara comes IN for Hadji Drame.
76: Substitution for Mali U17. Cheick Oumar Doucoure replaces Salam Jiddou.
74: Substitution for Ghana U17: Aminu Mohammed comes IN for Emmanuel Toku.
74: Booking for Mohamed Camara (Mali U17)
70: PENALTY GOAL!! Kudus Mohammed (Ghana U17) pulls back one for Ghana.
62: Substitution for Ghana U17: Richard Danso comes IN for Gabriel Leveh.
61: Djemoussa Traore (Mali U17) makes to 2-0 for Mali.
55: Substitution for Ghana U17: Sadiq Ibrahim comes IN for Ibrahim Sulley.
First Half: Mali 1-0 Ghana
35: Najeeb Yakubu (Ghana U17) get the booking.
15: Hadji Drame (Mali U17) give lead to Mali
1: First half kicks off...
Mali starting line Up: Y. Koita, I. Kane, B. Haidara, A. Diaby, F. Konate, M. Samake, D. Traore, S. Giddou, M. Camara, H. Drame, L. N Diaye
Subs: S. Camara, A. Coulibaly, A. Dabo, C. Doucoure, S. Doumbia, M. Fofanam, M. Gassama, S. Sidibe, M. Toure, M. Traore
Ghana starting line Up: I. Danlad, R. Al Hassan, A. Yusif, G. Mensah, N. Yakubu, M. Iddriss, G. Leveh, E. Toku, M. Kudus, I. Sulley, E. Ayiah Subs: G. Acquah, M. Acquaye, M. Aminu, E. Arko-Mensah, K. Aziz, R. Danso, I. Gyamfi, J. Otu, I. Sadiq