Ghana’s 2022 FIFA World Cup Group G rivals South Africa did enough to defeat Uganda 3-2 in a friendly encounter on Thursday night.
After a disappointing first half, Bafana Bafana came back strong in the last 45 minutes to beat a spirited Uganda 3-2 at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto.
Both countries were using the match as part of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers starting in September.
Bafana Bafana — who are in a rebuilding phase — will face Ghana South Africa, Zimbabwe and Ethiopia.
The Black Stars are already in the same qualifying group with South Africa for the 2021 African Cup of Nations in Cameroon.