Comoros vs Ghana Highlights: How Comoros Defeated Ghana in World Cup Qualifier

Comoros vs Ghana

Comoros vs Ghana  Highlights : Comoros Secures Victory Over Ghana in 2026 World Cup Qualifier

Hertha Berlin striker Myziane Maolida’s Solo Goal Clinches Win

In a thrilling encounter at the Moroni stadium, Comoros emerged victorious against the Black Stars of Ghana in a crucial 2026 World Cup qualifier. The match’s standout moment came in the 43rd minute when Hertha Berlin striker Myziane Maolida scored a brilliant solo goal, securing all three points for Comoros.


The Black Stars, led by coach Chris Hughton, faced challenges throughout the game but struggled to find the equalizer. Despite making strategic substitutions, including bringing on Mohammed Kudus, the Ghanaian team couldn’t break through Comoros’ solid defence.

Comoros, with the win, now tops Group I with six points following their 4-2 victory over the Central African Republic last Friday. Mali sits in second place with four points after a draw with the Central African Republic on Monday.

The defeat marks Ghana’s second consecutive loss to Comoros, following a 3-2 defeat in the 2021 Afcon group stage.


Comoros vs Ghana  Match Highlights: Second Half

The second half witnessed intense moments, with both teams striving to gain control. The referee blew the final whistle at the 90th minute, confirming Comoros’ 1-0 victory.

Notable events in the second half included Comoros goalkeeper delaying a goal kick in the 90+4th minute, Ghana attempting to create chances, and Comoros defending resolutely.

Comoros vs Ghana  World Cup Qualifier Match Highlights: First Half

Comoros took the lead in the 42nd minute as Maolida’s powerful shot beat Ghana goalkeeper Richard Ofori. Despite the Black Stars’ efforts to force an equalizer before halftime, Comoros’ defense held firm.


The match saw medical attention for players, with Ghana’s goalkeeper Richard Ofori receiving treatment for an eye issue. Comoros captain Youssouf M’changama also suffered an ankle twist but returned to the field after medical attention.

Comoros vs Ghana  Line-ups

Ghana Line-up:

  • Richard Ofori
  • Denis Odoi
  • Nicholas Opoku
  • Nuhu Adams
  • Gideon Mensah
  • Baba Iddrisu
  • Jordan Ayew
  • Andre Ayew
  • Abdul Salis
  • Inaki Williams
  • Antoine Semenyo

Comoros Line-up:

  • Ben Biona
  • Said Bakari
  • Younn Zahary
  • Kassim M’Dahoma
  • Abdul-Hakim Abdallah
  • Yacine Bourhane
  • Faiz Selemani
  • Youssouf M’Changama
  • Benjaloud Youssouf
  • Rafiki Said Ahamada
  • Myziane Maolida

With this victory, Comoros sends a strong message in the quest for World Cup qualification, while Ghana faces the challenge of regaining momentum in the group stage.

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