Liberty Professionals on Sunday fought from a goal down to defeat title holders Asante Kotoko 3-1 in Dansoman on match day 19 of the ongoing First Capital Plus Premier League. Ahmed Toure opened the scores for visitors early on, before Latif Blessing leveled. Further strikes by Kennedy Ashia and Alfred Nelson in the second half sealed the points for Liberty Professionals.
League leaders Ashanti Gold thrashed B.A. United 4-1 in Obuasi to boost title hopes. Shafiu Mumuni converted a penalty to set the Miners on their way, with Bernard Morrison extending the lead. Francis Agyei made it 3-0 before Selorm Geraldo pulled one back for the visitors. Joshua Tijani then sealed victory for Bashir Hayford’s men.
Goals from Stephen Nyarko and Asuandze Baffoe saw Wa All Stars coast to a 2-0 win over Great Olympics in Wa, whilst Hearts of Oak and Inter Allies drew 0-0 in Accra.
Nathaniel Asamoah scored twice as Medeama thrashed Heart of Lions 4-1 in Tarkwa. Akwasi Donsu and Hans Kwofie also scored for the Yellow and Mauves, with Daniel Bonsu netting a consolation for the visitors.
Berekum Chelsea fought from a goal down to defeat Aduana Stars 2-1 in Berekum. Francis Larbi opened the scores for the visitors, but Stephen Baffour leveled with a penalty, before Kofi Owusu scored the winner against his former club.
Ernest Baffour netted a brace as Bechem United defeated New Edubiase United 3-1. Aminu Mohammed opened the scores before Baffour scored twice to extend the score to 3-0, with Bismark Idan scoring a late consolation.
Martin Antwi also scored twice as West Africa Football Academy (WAFA) thrashed Hasaacas 4-1 in Sogakope. Zakaria Mumuni and Richmond Lamptey gave WAFA a 2-0 lead, before Samuel Afful pulled one back for Hasaacas. Martin Antwi then scored twice to complete the rout.
Match day 19 results
Wa All Stars 2-0 Great Olympics
Scorers: Stephen Nyarko, Asuandze Baffoe
Liberty Professionals 3-1 Asante Kotoko
Scorers: Latif Blessing, Kennedy Ashia, Alfred Nelson; Ahmed Toure
Medeama SC 4-1 Heart of Lions
Scorers: Nathaniel Asamoah (2), Akwasi Donsu, Hans Kwofie; Daniel Bonsu
Ashanti Gold 4-1 B.A. United
Scorers: Shafiu Mumuni (pen), Bernard Morrison, Francis Agyei, Joshua Tijani; Selorm Geraldo
Bechem United 3-1 New Edubiase United
Scorers: Aminu Mohammed, Ernest Baffour (2); Bismark Idan
WAFA 4-1 Hasaacas
Scorers: Zakaria Mumuni, Richmond Lamptey, Martin Antwi (2); Samuel Afful
Hearts of Oak 0-0 Inter Allies
Berekum Arsenal 2-1 Aduana Stars
Scorers: Stephen Baffour (pen), Kofi Owusu; Francis Larbi
Goal king chart
13 – Nathaniel Asamoah (Medeama SC)
10 – Ahmed Toure (Asante Kotoko)
9 – Fuseini Nuhu (New Edubiase United) Stephen Baffour (Berekum Chelsea), Kennedy Ashia (Liberty Professionals)
8 – Gilbert Fiamenyo (Hearts of Oak), Noah Martey (Bechem United), Yakubu Mohammed (Ashanti Gold), Kofi Owusu (Berekum Chelsea)
7 – Sherif Deo Mohammed (Inter Allies), Martin Antwi (WAFA),
6 – Richard Arhin (Aduana Stars), Bernard Morrison (Ashanti Gold), Zakaria Mumuni (WAFA)
5 – Stephen Nyarko (Wa All Stars)
4 – Agbeshie Dotsie, Kwame Boateng (Great Olympics), Bernard Ofori (New Edubiase United), Usman Muntaka (Heart of Lions), Francis Kyeremeh (B.A. United), Samuel Afful (Hasaacas)
3 – Francis Attuquaye (Great Olympics), Kissi Koranteng (WAFA), Alhassan Nuhu (New Edubiase United), Benjamin Bature (Medeama SC), Emmanuel Gyamfi, Asuandze Baffoe (Wa All Stars), Freddie Quayson, Emmanuel Ankobeah, Kojo Poku (Hasaacas), Emmanuel Asante, Dauda Mohammed (Asante Kotoko), Niare Benogo (Inter Allies), Yaw Andoh. Ernest Baffour (Bechem United), Hans Kwofie (Medeama SC)
2 – Amos Korankye, Daniel Egyin (Hasaacas), Michael Akuffo, Jordan Opoku (Asante Kotoko), Godfred Asante, Daniel Appiah (Great Olympics), Baffour Gyawu, Isaac Quansah, Prince Acquah, Daniel Bonsu (Heart of Lions), Bennett Ofori (Berekum Chelsea), Elvis Opoku, Godfred Saka, Francis Larbi (Aduana Stars), Isaac Oduro, Richard Yamoah, Foovi Aguidi (Hearts of Oak), Petrus Shitembi (Ashanti Gold), Baba Zakari, Alfred Azumah Nelson (Liberty Professionals), Yakubu Wadudu, Abdul Ganiyu (Wa All Stars), Latif Amadu (Asante Kotoko), Kwame Boahen (Medeama SC), Mustapha Mohammed, Selorm Geraldo (B.A. United), Didier Kore, Shafiu Mumuni, Joshua Tijani (Ashanti Gold), Latif Salifu (Berekum Chelsea), Eliasu Fuseini (Inter Allies), Aminu Mohammed (Bechem United), Bismark Idan (New Edubiase United)
1 – Isaac Danso, Enoch Gyimah, Nana Egyir, Charles Oppong, Moses Owusu(B.A. United), Roger Lamptey, Tennyson Opoku, Ibrahim Suleman, Kingsley Agyei (Hasaacas), Daniel Darkwah, Abubakar Saddiq, James Abban, Richard Addai (Aduana Stars), Joseph Adjei, Paul de Vries Asare, Emmanuel Ocran, Richard Arthur (Wa All Stars), Isaac Twum, Razir Mohammed, Abdulai Abdul Karim, Tanko Mohammed, Sam Yeboah, Osman Sackey, Asiamah Badu (Heart of Lions), Lord Ofosuhene, Frederick Boateng, Ropapa Mensah, Gockel Ahortor , Evans Mensah(Inter Allies), Emmanuel Baffour, Emmanuel Osei, Francis Agyei (Ashanti Gold), , Emmanuel Antwi, Tamimu Muntari, Nurudeen Ali, Bernard Arthur, Michael Appiah, Charles Dwamena. Latif Blessing (Liberty Professionals), Edmund Sekyi, Emmanuel Amartey (Great Olympics), Hamza Mohammed, Issah Adamu, Yaw Mensah, Richard Baffour, Felix Kwakye (Bechem United), Haminu Dramani, James Boadu, Malik Tahiru, Lamine Nasir, Samed Ibrahim, Bernard Danso (New Edubiase United), Joseph Tetteh, Malik Akowuah (Medeama SC), Samuel Tetteh, Ashimeru Majeed, Bashiru Umar, Richmond Lamptey (WAFA), Selasi Adjei, Shaun October, Landry Bosson, Emmanuel Laryea, Robin Gnagne(Hearts of Oak), Samuel Kyere, Richard Adjei (Berekum Chelsea), Prince Baffoe, Ahmed Adams (Asante Kotoko), Jacob Apau Asiedu Akwasi Donsu (Medeama SC)