The game at the 974 Stadium was Black Stars opening game where the team lost in a dramatic fashion.
The Black Stars went down courtesy a Cristiano Ronaldo penalty kick but captain of the Black Stars, Andre Ayew pulled level against the run of play.
The Portuguese side scored two quick goals in a space of two minutes to put the game almost beyond the Black Stars of Ghana.
The Black Stars pulled one back but that was not enough to save the Black Stars from the claws of defeat in the opening World Cup game.
The Black Stars are making their fourth appearance at the FIFA World Cup after their debut appearance at 2006 edition held in Germany where the team finished at the round 16.
The team made another appearance at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa where the team finished at the quarter final stage.
The 2014 FIFA World Cup for the Black Stars ended at the group stage much to the chagrin of the the entire nation.
News coming in from the Black Stars camp has it that head coach Otto Addo will effect changes in his attacking option and the news says Andre Ayew might start from the bench.
Content created and supplied by: AdamuMuftawu (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More