Gyan (pen) 85
Ghana took a deserved three points with victory over 10-man Serbia. Minutes after Aleksandar Lukovic was dismissed for a second bookable offence, Asamoah Gyan tucked away a late penalty after Zdravko Kuzmanovic had handled in the box.
After the woeful clash earlier in the day between Algeria and Slovenia, there were at least plenty of attacking intent from both teams early on but few clear cut chances were produced. Serbian striker Nikola Žigic had to block a shot in front of his own goal after Asamoah Gyan’s backheel fed Kwadwo Asamoah in the 15th minute. Gyan then came close to getting his head on the end of a dangerous cross from Kevin-Prince Boateng but it just proved elusive. Aleksandar Kolarov curled a free-kick just wide of the post from a central area on the half hour mark before his defensive colleague Aleksandar Lukovic had to be alert minutes later to head away Andr