A video of a Ghanaian journalist, Kwabena Yeboah crying uncontrollably after Ghana crashed out of the World Cup after a shocking loss to Uruguay on Friday has caused a stir on social media.
Naija News reports that Ghana lost 2-0 to Uruguay despite their three point advantage in the game.
They conceded through a brace by De Arrascaeta in the 26th and 32nd minutes.
Andrew Ayew had lost a penalty in the 21st minute of the first half which could have put the Black Stars ahead.
Reacting to the loss, Kwabena who was anchoring a sport program with some colleagues of his, broke down in tears on Live TV.
The video has garnered a lot of reactions from Nigerians on social media who consoled the journalist over his country’s loss.
emcee_reborn wrote: ‘This man must have used his children school fees and Christmas money to bet and crying cos they lost..Ghanaians that love BET/Lotto.’
nwunye_bigman1 wrote: ‘As e Dey sweet then e Dey pain them.’
oprah_stores wrote: ‘I already know that Ghana team won’t go beyond first round. I hope Senegal will pull through round of 16. African teams , especially west Africans reps are not ready for this tournament. Then morocco, let’s see how far
osbo_bright wrote: Dem be Wan win d cup?’
budgetfriendly_store wrote: ‘Tell me what patriotism is without saying a word.’
toughstars_music wrote: ‘Ghana team really messed up today.’
man_niey wrote: ‘E fit don stake all him life savings, omolomo.’