Ghana overcame South Korea’s second-half comeback in the second goal-packed thriller of the day.
Ghana was able to overcome a spirited comeback from South Korea, defeating them 3-2 in what has been the most exciting day of the 2022 World Cup so far.
Mohammed Salisu and Mohammed Kudus gave Ghana a 2-0 first-half lead at Education City Stadium on Monday as they overcame early pressure from South Korea.
South Korea fought back in the second half with two headers from Cho Guesung threatening to spark another incredible World Cup comeback.
However, Ghana were once again able to rely on Kudus, who appeared to strike wide from the corner in the 68th minute.
South Korea applied heavy pressure in the final minutes, peppering the Ghanaian goal with dangerous crosses, but could not find an equalizer.
Earlier in the day, Cameroon and Serbia shared points in a thrilling 3-3 draw.
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