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2017 WAFU Nations Cup: Benin sneak past Cape Verde to reach Group stage

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.

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Published By: GhanaSoccerNet. - Tuesday, 12 September