The Black Stars beat their South African counterparts by 2:0 courtesy goals from Thomas Partey and Kudus Mohammed.
The talking point on the night, however, was when a Ghanaian soccer fan invaded the pitch during the dying embers of the game.
Amid shouts of encouragement from the teeming supporters in the stadium, the 25-year-old Awal Mohammed was hotly pursued by security personnel at the stadium.
But what prompted Awal to engage in this daredevil adventure only witnessed in other countries?
Reports emerging from multiple sources indicates Awal before the game had predicted that Ghana would win by two goals to nil, a prediction that came to pass.
Awal had promised to do the unthinkable should it come to pass.
Meanwhile, Ghanaxtra.com has revealed that Awal Sulemana has told the police that he invaded the pitch in other to take a selfie with his idol, Thomas Partey.