Mali 3, Ghana 1

Mali tops Ghana to win 3rd place again

February 9, 2013
By Press Association
Mali enjoyed a second successive third-place victory over Ghana at the African Nations Cup in Port Elizabeth, 3-1 on Saturday.

Goals from Mahamadou Samassa and Seydou Keita gave control to Mali, which had to hold on thereafter.

Mubarak Wakaso blazed a 56th-minute penalty over the bar before Kwadwo Asamoah's speculative strike with eight minutes left eluded a diving Mali goalkeeper Soumaila Diakite.

But Ghana failed to force an equalizer and substitute Sigamary Diarra ...

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