Chelsea break Phobian hearts in six-goal thriller

Berekum Chelsea maintained their home supremacy over Hearts of Oak, edging the Phobians 4-2 at the Essipong Stadium on Wednesday.

Three second half goals by Kofi Owusu, Stephen Baffour, who opened the scoring and Bennet Ofori turned the tie in Chelsea’s favour after Gilbert Fiamenyo struck a brace to put Hearts of Oak in the lead.

Chelsea, serving a home ban begun strongly and soon shot into the lead through Baffoe in the 2nd minute.

The Phobians, who are yet to beat Chelsea at their backyard looked like ending that record after Fiamenyo equalised in the 18th minute and put them in front in the 37th minute.

Chelsea returned from the break eager to pull level and had to wait until the 65th minute when their revival started when Owusu drew them at par.

Baffour made it 3-2 for Chelsea before Ofori sealed the game with two minutes remaining on the clock.