Jul 13, 2013 at 4pm UK
Ghana
3-0
Iraq
Attamah (35'), Assifuah (45'), Acheampong (78')
FT(HT: 2-0)

Result: Ghana beat Iraq to claim third place at Under-20 World Cup

Ghana's Ebenezer Assifuah celebrates scoring during the Under-20 World Cup quarter final soccer match between Ghana and Chile on July 7, 2013
© AP Photos
Ghana earn a 3-0 win over Iraq in their third-place playoff at the Under-20 World Cup in Turkey.

Ghana have defeated Iraq 3-0 in their third-place playoff at the Under-20 World Cup in Turkey.

The opening goal came on 35 minutes when Joseph Attamah headed in at the near post from a corner.

Ghana's lead was doubled moments before half time as Ebenezer Assifuah fired a low shot into the net for his sixth strike of the tournament.

The victory was then sealed 12 minutes from the end thanks to Frank Acheampong's composed finish.

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