Ghana beat Japan in friendly
Ghana beat Japan in friendly

Ghana beat World Cup-bound Japan 2-0 in a friendly today, with goals from two Spain-based players.

Atletico Madrid’s Thomas Partey scored with a free-kick, while Levante’s Emmanuel Boateng converted a second-half penalty in Yokohama.

Japan will be playing Senegal on 24 June in Group H of the World Cup in Russia.

Ghana failed to reach a fourth straight World Cup finals.