Mali vs. Ghana: African Cup of Nations Live Score, Analysis and Reaction

Theo RowleyContributor IApril 10, 2017

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 06: Seydou Keita of Mali during the 2013 African Cup of Nations Semi-Final match between Mali and Nigeria at Moses Mahbida Stadium on February 06, 2013 in Durban, South Africa. (Photo by Steve Haag/Getty Images)
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2013 African Cup of Nations: 3rd/4th Place Playoff - Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth (South Africa)

MALI 3-1 GHANA (Full-time)


Mali: So Diakite, Diawara, Tamboura, A Coulibaly, S Coulibaly, O Coulibaly, K Traore, Keita, M Traore, Diabate, Samassa (S Diarra)

Ghana: Dauda, R Boateng, Awal, Vorsah, Boye (Mensah), Afful, Atsu (Adomah), Asante, Asamoah, Wakaso, Gyan (Clottey)


And so, after 64 goals and 30 games, we're at the climax of the 2013 African Cup of Nations. Well, almost. Before tomorrow's grandstand final—Nigeria versus Burkina Faso, in a matchup few would have foreseen—we have tonight's duel for third place: Mali versus Ghana. 

Join me for the next few hours for what promises to be an entertaining battle between two passionate, pacey and prolific teams.