2022 World Cup highlights: Ghana beat South Korea 3-2 after wild second half

The second week of the FIFA World Cup 2022 continued on Monday as Ghana fended off a rally in South Korea for a vital 3-2 victory at the Education City Stadium in Al Rayyan, Qatar.

South Korea vs. Korea Highlights Ghana

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Here are the best plays!

Ghana 3, South Korea 2

4′: The fans of Ghana show up!

Korea pushed for an early goal early on, but Ghana’s defense has yet to break and the fans bring the energy.

24′: Ghana is on the board!

The Black stars seized early momentum from South Korea and scored first thanks to a goal by 23-year-old Mohammed Salisu from a superb free-kick by Jordan Ayew.

Mohammed Salisu of Ghana scores goal vs. Republic of Korea in 24′

Mohammed Salisu of Ghana scores goal vs.  Republic of Korea in 24'

34′: Ghana in power!

Another great assist from Ayew resulted in a header from Mohammed Kudus and this young Ghanaian team seized control of a game that needed to be won.

Mohammed Kudus of Ghana scores goal vs. Republic of Korea in 34′ | FIFA World Cup 2022

Mohammed Kudus of Ghana scores goal vs.  Republic of Korea in 34' |  FIFA World Cup 2022

45+5′: Ghana almost made it 3-0!

The Black stars almost had a third goal before the end of the first half thanks to a well-placed corner from Ayew (who else) but South Korean keeper Kim Seung Gyu was just able to knock the ball out of play.

53′: What a save!

Lawrence Ati-Zigi, Ghana’s third goalkeeper who started on Monday due to injuries to the two goalkeepers in front of him, made a superb save to keep South Korea out of the back of the net.

58′: South Korea is back!

Korea’s turn for a beautiful looping cross courtesy of Lee Kang-in as a substitute. The pass found Cho Gue-sung for a header that knocked past Ati-Zigi and gave South Korea some life.

Korea’s Cho Gue-sung scores goal vs. Ghana in 58′ | FIFA World Cup 2022

Korea's Cho Gue-sung scores goal vs.  Ghana in 58' |  FIFA World Cup 2022

61′: KOREA BINDS IT

ANOTHER CHO HEADER AND KOREA GALIZED IT. The attacker cut between two Ghanaian defenders to finish off Jin-su Kim’s pass.

Korea’s Cho Gue-sung scores goal vs. Ghana in 61′ | FIFA World Cup 2022

Korea's Cho Gue-sung scores goal vs.  Ghana in 61' |  FIFA World Cup 2022

WHAT. IS. HAPPENING.

Korean fans can’t believe their thoughts. Neither does FOX Sports football analyst and World Cup analyst Jimmy Conrad.

68′: Ghana strikes back!

FOX Sports analyst Landon Donovan said it best: It’s the World Cup. It’s a party! And Kudus added to the festivities with his second goal of the game to put Ghana back on top.

Mohammed Kudus of Ghana scores goal vs. Republic of Korea in 68′ | FIFA World Cup 2022

Mohammed Kudus of Ghana scores goal vs.  Republic of Korea in 68' |  FIFA World Cup 2022

77′: Korea is CLOSING

South Korea are looking for an equalizer again and almost had one if not for a great net game from Ghana.

96′: ANOTHER great opportunity for South Korea!

South Korean coach receives red card after game

South Korean head coach and former Portugal international Paulo Bento was furious with the referees after the match, as he felt his team deserved another corner kick before the match became final. Bento received a red card.

South Korean head coach Paulo Bento was shown a red card after a 3-2 defeat to Ghana

South Korean head coach Paulo Bento was shown a red card after a 3-2 defeat to Ghana

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