Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Agogo Helps Ghana To Victory

Agogo Helps Ghana To Victory

The opening game of the 26th ACON tournament got underway in Accra yesterday, with hosts Ghana taking on Guinea. Ghana ran out 2-1 winners, with Reds striker Junior Agogo playing his part.

Agogo played as part of a two man front line alongside Chelsea's Michael Essien and it was the Reds striker who almost got the opening goal with a bullet of a header that struck the post. The Black Stars hit the wood work 3 times in the first half, but went in at the break 0-0.

It was Agogo who brought the 35,000 crowd to their feet though, when he was brought down in the box by Kalabane. Gyan scored from the spot to give the hosts the lead and send the entire nation wild.

Within 10 mins the visitors had an equaliser through Kalabane. He made amends for his tackle on Agogo by heading into the net. That made for a tense finish, but the Black Stars were to get a stunning winner from a Sulley Muntari thunderbolt from 25 yards.

Next up for Junior and the boys is a game on Thursday against Namibia. KO 19:30GMT.


Writer:guinless
Date:Monday January 21 2008
Time: 9:19AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

New Sky Bet Deal For The EFL

It was confirmed earlier today that the EFL had signed a new and improved sponsorship deal with Sky Bet.

Vital Preview - Championship - 17th-19th November 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 17th-19th November.

Warburton Confident Ahead Of Birmingham

Nottingham Forest manager Mark Warburton has been speaking of his confidence as we go into this weekend's clash with Birmingham City.

Attendances Continue To Rise In The EFL

The EFL have released figures for attendances so far in 2017/18 and they show a rise on figures from the same time last season.

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
no email
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Birmingham City v Nottingham Forest
Suggested By:
Forest win20%
Birmingham win40%
Draw40%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Old Red Fart108
2.Ingy98
3.radfordinlondon97
4.Pope John XXIII96
5.Apollyon82
6.toms72
7.LyttleByLyttle56
8.Lienking52
9.mao tse tung49
10.paplane46
Write for Vital Football