VIDEO: Ghana players run for cover as angry Nigerian fans invade the pitch

Africa Sport

Abuja – Turmoil emitted at the Moshood Abiola Stadium in Abuja after the World Cup qualifier play-off between the Black Stars and Nigeria.

This occurrence occurred after the Black Stars drew with the Super Eagles of Nigeria to get a spot at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Following the final whistle, angry Nigerian fans invaded the pitch not long after the Ghana squad began their celebrations.

In a report by Ghanaian journalists in the stadium, some of the supporters have to be moved to the pitch to avoid the attacks.


The Nigerians went on rampage after the final whistle destroying everything in sight at the magnificent Abiola Stadium.


According to reports, the police had to use tear gas to and whips to calm the situation.

Thomas Partey’s early goal was cancelled out by a penalty from William Troost-Ekong as the Black Stars held their West African rivals to an important, sealing their place at Qatar 2022 on away goals following a goalless draw in Kumasi in the first leg.


Watch the violent scenes in the video below: