Ghana defender Abeiku Ainooson named Man-of-the-Match in CHAN triumph over Nigeria
Ghana defender Abeiku Ainooson was named man of match after their semi-final penalty shootout victory over Nigeria at the Africa Nations Championship on Wednesday.
Ainooson began the match as the right-back and was later re-assigned as centre-back after Kwabena Adusei was sent off in the 64th minute.
The Asante Kotoko player also scored one Ghana’s four spot-kicks in their 4-1 victory.
The match ended goalless after 120 minutes of football.
Ghana players have won man of the match awards in all five matches played at the tournament.