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Black Stars lose to Nigeria in frienldy

By Vincent Ashitey
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Ghana's Black Stars succumbed to a 2-1 defeat to Nigeria's Super Eagles in a friendly played in Marrakech, Morocco, on Friday

The two West African rivals took advantage of the FIFA international break to face each other.

The Super Eagles dominated early proceedings and took the lead through Cyril Dessers.

Dessers calmly stroked home the ball from the penalty spot in the 38th minute.

The Nigerians doubled their advantage in the second half through Ademola Lookman in the 84th minute.

Jordan Ayew half the deficit for Ghana in the 98th minute.

Ghana will face Uganda in another friendly in four days at the same venue