Sporting activities Information of Wednesday, 29 Might 2019
Asante Kotoko have secured their place in the spherical of 16 of NC Specific Cup Tier II following a 3-1 victory in excess of 2nd-tier side Real Tamale United on Wednesday.
Kwame Boahene opened the scoring for Kotoko in the third minute but RTU levelled after 21 minutes from the place courtesy Abdulai Mohammed Hardi.
Just in advance of the fifty percent time whistle, Boahene latched on to Emmanuel Gyamfi’s cross but the RTU goalkeeper palmed the ball on to the path of Nii Adjei who shot into the net.
In the 79th minute, Kotoko ended up awarded a penalty following Emmanuel Gyamfi was clipped from behind.
The Mauve and Yellows had to dig deep to conquer the resolute next-tier aspect at T&A Park.
Striker Tahiru Awudu opened the scoring 6 minutes into the next half as a result of the location kick.
The house aspect elevated the tally from Kalibo Toussaint deflected aim in the 63rd minute.
The readers pulled a target back courtesy Derek Amevor in the 83 minutes to send the remaining 7 minutes into frenzy but Medeama held on for the win.
In the meantime, 3 Premier League sides, Aduana Stars, Karela United and Elmina Sharks endured elimination at the hands of next-tier sides.
Under are results of round 32 matches performed on Wednesday.
Medeama 2-1 Bibiani Gold stars
Asante Kotoko 3-1 RTU
Aduana 2-2 Berekum Arsenal**
BA United 2-1 Kintampo
Elmina Sharks -1 Heart of Lions
Mighty Jets 1-3 Happy United
Karela United 1-1 Nzema Kotoko (3-4) – Qualified through shootouts