The Black Starlets of Ghana defeated host nation, India 4 – 0 to qualify for the one-sixteenth stage of the competition in the ongoing under 17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi on Thursday.
The hopes of the Indians to get their first win in the tournament was quashed by Eric Ayiah’s brace.
The starlets came back very strong and dominated in the second half as Emmanuel Danso had his name on the score sheet with the third goal of the day.
Emmanuel Toku blasts the rebound in to grab his first goal of the tournament to make it 4-0.
Ghana’s performance improved drastically in the second half, mounting all forms of pressure on the host nation who haven’t done badly defensively.
Ghana, Colombia and USA all have 6 points from 3 games, but Ghana tops Group A with a superior goal difference.
USA qualified despite losing 1-3 to Colombia, with Colombia also progressing to the next stage with six points and placing second.