Ghana's Dark Stars got a reality check in front of the forthcoming FIFA World Cup subsequent to losing 0-3 to Brazil in a global well disposed experience at the Stade Océane in Le Havre, France, on Friday.
It was the first of three warm-up counterparts for the Dark Stars in front of the worldwide competition and the exhibition of the group gave an opportunity to the lead trainer Otto Addo to fix the breaks in the group before they play against Nicaragua next Tuesday.
The Brazilians had the game taken care of by the half hour mark as they overwhelmed ball ownership and hustled into a two-objective pad prior to taking an agreeable 3-0 lead by half time, as the Ghanaians had their options somewhat limited with the middle backs uncovered.
Mentor Otto Addo kept a recognizable beginning setup, which lost midfield strongman Thomas Partey who pulled up harmed (supplanted by Baba Iddrisu) subsequent to picking a knock during warm-up however rested his rookies who were presented in the final part as they Ghanaians lifted up their game with a more smaller midfield and more tight guarding, including a few significant recoveries by goalkeeper Joseph Wollacot.
Marquihos opened the scoring for the five-time title holders in the 10th moment and the South Americans kept their foot on the gas pedal with their charm Neymar making issues for the Ghanaian safeguards somewhere down in assault.
Richarlison scored two times in the 28th and the 40th minutes as the Brazilians constrained Ghana into cautious move without goalkeeper Alisson Becker on virtual occasion in the primary half.
The Brazilians controlled the game and looked the really encouraging side to score with Alex Telles making a risky run past left-back Baba Raham who tracked down Richarlison in the container yet skied the work in the fourth moment.
Neymar likewise came into the game a couple of moments later with a brilliant ball to Vinicius Jnr who found Raphinha with a whistling short yet missed the objective barely.
Ghana's possibly endeavor at objective came in the third moment when the Ghanaians went after from the right flanks with lead striker Felix Afena Gyan shooting a frail shot under the control of goalkeeper Alisson.
It was inevitable for the Selecao to start to lead the pack which came after the Ghanaian defenders| neglected to clear their lines and yielded a corner kick which Marquinhos took off over his markers to set out home toward the opener.
Ghana's midfield looked slight and couldn't match the speed and abilities of the Brazilians as they go crazy and covered every last bit of accessible space in Ghana's objective region with Rafinha and Vinicius Jnr having a field day on the flanks as Rahman and Denis Odoi neglected to coordinate speed.
Richarlison expanded the count in the brief following a superb play from midfield with Neymar, finding the pacey forward with a long pass to just barely get a shot through a sharp corner past the scope of goalkeeper Wollacott.
Brazil kept their foot on the gas pedal with a magnificent between positional showcase along the flanks. In one of their moves from the center, banner kid Neymar was fouled at the edge of the Ghana punishment box. The resultant free-kick was lifted onto the way of Richarlison who headed home his second objective of the day with the Ghanaian safeguards got pants down.
Final part replacement and changes the guarded development carried a security to the Ghanaian tea. Mentor Addo gave Inaki Williams and Salisu Mohammed their worldwide introduction as trade for ineffectual Gyan and Kamaldeen Sulemana separately.
Williams' attendance at the right half of assault carried some speed into the game put squeeze on the Brazilian guard, two times taking shots at objective and making crosses which couldn't find the objective man/
The crossbar came to Brazil's guide in the 54th moment when Andre Ayew took off to head a corner kick by Williams in what was the run into the
The Dark Stars were unfortunate in the 66th moment as they transformed guard into assault yet Andre Ayew slipped and fell in the container in a scoring position subsequent to being set up by Williams.
Mentor Addo presented Tariq Lamptey, Antoine Semenyo and Elisha Owusu were completely presented later in the game, while Brazil likewise welcomed on Antony, Fabinho and Cunna.
In the wake of making two of the objectives, Neymar endeavored to get his name on the score sheet in the 82nd moment when he spilled his direction his way into scoring position however his last shot was saved by Wollacott who was ready for generally past of the half.
Substitute Salisu was strong in guard making a few opportune handles and assisted with keeping the Brazilians from souring their fourth objective profound into the game as he cleaned a shot by Neymar off of the objective line after Wollacott made a splendid point-clear save of a fierce strike by Maxima.
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