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2014 CHAN: Ghana beats Nigeria 4-1 on penalty shootout, reaches final

African Nations Championship (CHAN) - Ghana reached their second African Nations Championship (CHAN) final here Wednesday, beating Nigeria 4-1 on penalties in the 2014 edition.

Ghana, runners-up in the inaugural edition in 2009, were down to 10 men midway into the second half of regulation time, but they held on to keep the score at 0-0 even after extra time.

The Black Stars will now meet Libya in the final on 1 Feb.

The Libyans, earlier Wednesday, defeated Zimbabwe 5-4 on penalties to qualify.

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