Sports News of Sunday, 12 Could 2019
AshantiGold SC bounced back again from their midweek defeat to see off Asante Kotoko SC with a 1- victory at the Len Clay stadium on Sunday.
Mark Agyekum’s initial fifty percent strike gave the hosts all three points to cushion their hopes of creating out of the Northern Zone.
The home aspect had five alterations accomplished in the starting record by mentor Kjetil Zachariassen as Richard Osei Agyemang who is returning from suspension and Shafiu Mumuni changed suspended Samed Ibrahim and Richard Djodi respectively.
James Akaminko, Joseph Gordon and Tijani Joshua also paved way for Stephen Sowu, Abdul Latif Anabila and Appiah McCarthy.
CK Akonnor also made two improvements to the aspect that drew 1-1 with Bechem United in midweek.
Prince Acquah came in put of Emmanuel Agyemang Badu while Abass Mohammed changed Naby Keita.
The initial 50 percent was pretty much well balanced with the two groups sharing the possession at 50% and had been threading cautiously appropriate from kick-off.
Towards the operate of play in the 44th minute, the Porcupine Warriors failed to very clear a cross from the Sowu on the suitable.
Agyekum benefited from the miscalculation by the visitors’ defence to hearth residence the opener.
Asante Kotoko SC’s only opportunity in the match arrived in the 56th moment but Mohammed’s exertion from the edge of the box went large.
The hosts almost doubled the lead in the 64th moment after McCarthy’s absolutely free-kick was tipped away by goalkeeper Felix Annan.
The Miners will host Aduana Stars in their future fixture on Wednesday with Asante Kotoko SC also welcoming Eleven Wonders FC at the Babayara stadium similar day.