Clayton Donaldson might have bagged one too late in the game when he showed great strength to win the ball in the centre circle and advance goalwards
Then from a Stephen Ireland corner, Crouch nodded the ball onto the bar, and then reacted quickly to volley it back goalwards
For the first time in the game Ghana had been slow to close down their opponents, but their response was positive at least as Gyan header goalwards
was blocked for a corner by Germany defender Jerome Boateng, the half-brother of Kevin-Prince.
Early on, Reading's Sigurdsson latched on to Shaun Cummings' cross and clipped a shot goalwards
- until it hit Gregorz Rasiak and spun just wide.
Whickham almost had a second on ten minutes as a long ball was pumped forward and Hay raced through unmarked into the box to poke goalwards
, but keeper James Briggs scooped it over the bar with a superb one-handed reflex save.
Lee Mellon, from 30 yards, lobbed the ball goalwards
and Brigg keeper Damien Steer could only tip it into the net.
Raith's opener came in the 72nd minute when Marvin Andrews headed Iain Davidson's corner goalwards
and Paul McManus turned the ball home from close range.
Hadji's crossfield pass in the 22nd minute enabled rangy winger Hynes to smash a firsttime shot goalwards
Luis Figo (left) heads goalwards
for Real Madrid against Partizan Belgrade last week
His inswinging delivery was headed goalwards
by Kit Symons and goalkeeper Berezovski did well to save.
Liverpool went close to clinching a winner when Fara Williams manoeuvred into space inside the penalty area and fired goalwards
, only for Rachel Corsie to make a brave block.
Referee Paul Tierney had ignored penalty shouts just three minutes earlier when Fulham's Aaron Hughes appeared to get a hand on a dangerous low corner from Chris Maguire, steering it goalwards
where Stephen Kelly cleared off the line.