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Ogoulola, Osseni goals ends Cape Verde WAFU dreams

Ogoulola, Osseni goals ends Cape Verde WAFU dreams

African Sports
Two Second half goals from Ibrahim Ogoulola and Agnide Osseni handed Benin a 2-0 win over Cape Verde in a Last 16, 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations match at Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Tuesday, September 12. Two minutes into the game Benin were lucky to still have a full complement of players when their goalkeeper, Steve Glodjinon, brought down Euclides Ramos just outside the box. Despite being the last man, the referee only branded Glodjinon with a yellow card. From the resulting free-kick, Euclides Ramos’ 22-yard strike hit the side netting. That was about as exciting as the first half got with both sides squandering possession in the final third of the field. The next decent scoring chance came on the stroke of half time when Idihamin da Conceicao met a corner with a strong