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Ghana 2 vs. USA 1 in the 2006 World Cup

Information about the 1st Round Group E game played in the 2006 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of USA and Ghana with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Thursday, June 22, 2006

2 - 1
USA
USA
Goals:
22'
Goal min 22
Haminu Draman
Goal min 43
43'
Clint Dempsey
45'+2'
Goal min 45+2
Stephen Appiah
(penalty)

Players

Ghana Ghana
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
22.
DF
5.
DF
7.
DF
13.
DF
15.
MF
8.
MF
9.
46'
MF
10.
Goal min 45+2
MF
23.
Goal min 22
80'
FW
14.
59'
FW
19.
Entered
MF
18.
59'
MF
20.
46'
FW
12.
80'
Other Reserves
GK
1.
GK
16.
DF
2.
DF
4.
DF
6.
DF
17.
DF
21.
MF
11.
FW
3.
Coach: Ratomir Dujkovic
USA USA
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
18.
DF
3.
DF
6.
61'
DF
7.
74'
DF
13.
DF
22.
MF
8.
Goal min 43
MF
10.
40'
MF
17.
MF
21.
FW
20.
Entered
MF
14.
40'
MF
15.
74'
FW
9.
61'
Other Reserves
GK
1.
GK
19.
DF
2.
DF
4.
DF
12.
DF
23.
MF
5.
FW
11.
FW
16.
Coach: Bruce Arena

Abbreviations and Notes:
Pos = Position. It shows the player's natural position but not necessarily the one he played in this particular game
Positions: GK: Goalkeeper / DF: Defender / MF: Midfielder / FW: Forward
Je. = Jersey number / (C) = Captain / HT: at half-time

Cards

National Team
Player
Card and Minutes
Ghana
Ghana
Michael Essien
5' yellow card
USA
USA
Eddie Lewis
7' yellow card
Ghana
Ghana
Illiasu Shilla
32' yellow card
Ghana
Ghana
John Mensah
81' yellow card
Ghana
Ghana
Stephen Appiah
90'+1' yellow card

Substitutions

Ghana Ghana
Minute
46
Otto Addo
replaced
Derek Boateng
Minute
59
Eric Addo
replaced
Matthew Amoah
Minute
80
Alex Tachie-Mensah
replaced
Haminu Draman
USA USA
Minute
40
Ben Olsen
replaced
Claudio Reyna
Minute
61
Eddie Johnson
replaced
Steve Cherundolo
Minute
74
Bobby Convey
replaced
Eddie Lewis

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