How are your nerves doing?
A goal line “save” by Uruguay’s Luis Suarez temporarily saved the World Cup dreams of Ghana Friday before Africa’s hopes evaporated into the South African night in a penalty kick shootout (AP Photo).
Capping a gripping day of football, Ghana snatched defeat from the jaws of victory, missing a penalty kick in the waning moments of extra time and then crushing the dreams of an entire continent by falling to the South Americans in a nerve-wracking penalty kick shootout.
Game story here.
Inconsolable: It was third time unlucky for Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan, who missed a penalty kick at the end of extra time today after scoring a pair earlier in the competition, and collapsed in grief at the end of the World Cup quarterfinal against Uruguay.
How will Saturday’s games compare?