2022-11-25 06:22:00

WATCH: Andre Ayew scores Africas first goal at 2022 World Cup

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By Joel Omotto
  • Ayew was the first African player to net at the 2022 finals
  • The Black Stars captain poked home Mohammed Kudus pass
  • Senegal hoping to open their account against Qatar on Friday

WHAT HAPPENED? After Senegal, Tunisia, Morocco and Cameroon all failed to find the target in their opening games, Ayew slotted in Mohammed Kudus pass in the 73rd minute, the goal coming eight minutes after the Black Stars had gone behind courtesy of a questionable Cristiano Ronaldo penalty.

The goal was created by the enterprising Mohammed Kudus, whose burst of pace into the box saw him square a first-time pass that was tapped in by the Black Stars captain to end Africas goal drought in Qatar.

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