Black Stars defeat Bunyodkor in friendly

    /    Jan 10, 2017   /     Sports  /    Comments are closed  /    466 Views

The Black Stars defeated Uzbek side Bunyodkor 2-0 in a friendly on Tuesday evening at the Sevens Stadium in the United Arab Emirates.

Skipper Asamoah Gyan, on as a substitute for Jordan Ayew broke the resistance of Bunyodkor in the second half after a goalless first half.

The 31-year-old scored with his first touch after entering the match.

Another substitute, Anderlecht’s Frank Acheampong who replaced skipper of the day Andre Ayew settled matters with a tap-in after Bernard Tekpertey’s effort came off the post.

Black Stars starting XI versus Bunyodkor: Fatau Dauda (GK) – Harrison Afful – John Boye – Jonathan Mensah – Mubarak Wakaso – Christian Atsu – Emmanuel Agyemang Badu – Bernard Tekpertey – Jordan Ayew – Andre Ayew

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