The matchday eight of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season kicked off at the various stadia with some intriguing results.
Ebusua Dwarfs got their second victory of the season after beating Aduana Stars 3-1 in Cape Coast on Wednesday.
Michael Asamoah broke the deadlock with an assist from Albert Hammond in the 30th minutes.
Asiedu Abubakar added a second 8 minutes later after he was set up by Martin Tsiboah and Isaac Donkor got the third in the 90th minute with the assist from Simon Martey.
Yahaya Mohammed ‘s 8th of the season was the consolation for Aduana in the 79th minute.
At the Kumasi Baba Yara Sports, coachless Accra Great Olympics defeated King Faisal in 4-3 thriller.
The Dade lads went up 2-0 through Emmanuel Clottey but Osman Ibrahim scored a brace for Faisal.
However, Yusif Razak put the two-time Ghana Premier League winners ahead in the 73rd but Baba Yahaya tied the two teams again in the 78th minute.
Gladson Awako had the final say for Olympics in the 81st minute.
In Techiman, Victorien Adebayor’s brace and Mohammed Zakari strike powered Inter Allies to a huge 3-0 win at Eleven Wonders.
At the Theatre of Dreams in Dawu, Liberty Professionals lost 2-1 to Dreams FC. Ibrahim Issah and Dantani Amadu scored for the home side while Elvis Kyei-Baffour got the consolation for Liberty from the penalty spot in the 89th minute.
Berekum Chelsea returned to winning ways with Zakaria Fuseini’s 56th goal was enough as they beat Karela FC 1-0 at the Golden City Park.
Similar scorelines were recorded in Accra as Legon Cities FC beat Elmina Sharks with a goal from Abdul Karim Jaliba and Medeama beat Bechem United thanks to a strike from Kwesi Donsu.
WAFA were held to a goalless game at the Sogakope Stadium by Asante Kotoko.
Hearts of Oak will host Ashgold at the Accra Sports Stadium today at 7pm.
Below is the full results
- Ebusua Dwarfs 3-1 Aduana Stars
- Berekum Chelsea 1-0 Karela Utd
- Eleven Wonders 0-3 Inter Allies
- King Faisal 3-4 Accra Great Olympics
- Liberty Professionals 1-2 Dreams FC
- Medeama SC 1-0 Bechem United
- Legon Cities FC 1-0 Elmina Sharks
- WAFA 0-0 Asante Kotoko
- Hearts of Oak v Ashanti Gold – Thursday [today]
3 away wins
4 home wins
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