The Black Stars of GhanaÂ today became the first African country to winÂ aÂ match when they defeatedÂ Serbia in their first Group DÂ game of the 2010 FIFA World Cup tournamentÂ Â at Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria.
The lone goal was scored by Asamoah Gyan via a penalty kick after theÂ Argentine Referee, Hector BaldassiÂ awarded the penaltyÂ following Serbia’s Zdravko Kuzmanovic handlingÂ of the ball in the box.
83mins: Â Asamoah Â Gyan scored Ghana’s first goal via a penalty kick .
Ghana 1-0 Serbia
What lessons can other African countries learn from Ghana’sÂ victory?