Sports Information of Monday, 11 January 2021
Terrific Olympics succumbed to a 2-1 defeat at the palms of AshantiGold SC in a match-working day eight face of the Ghana Leading League (GPL) performed at the Accra Sports activities Stadium on Sunday.
A next-50 % strike by substitute Yaw Annor was more than enough to safe the spoils for the absent aspect who moved joint prime on the league log together Bechem United on 15 factors.
AshantiGold started the game on a dazzling notice and striker Hans Kwofie could have place the away aspect in the lead in the fourth moment soon after a defensive combine-up in the Olympics backline but his shot on purpose skewed narrowly vast.
AshantiGold had been largely dominated in the opening minutes but it was Excellent Olympics who took the direct in opposition to the operate off enjoy with a fantastically taken strike by their talisman Gladson Awako on the 15th-minute mark.
Previous the fifty percent-hour mark, Isaac Opoku Agyeman and Hans Kwofie experienced obvious slash prospects to restore parity for the Elephants but could not make use of all those prospects.
But they did get the equalizer in first-50 percent included time as a result of Amos Addai who kept his composure within the penalty box and struck residence for AshantiGold.
The 2nd 50 % did kick commence with AshantiGold on the front foot and took the direct through substitute Yaw Annor who sent a excellent strike outside the penalty box.
The recreation was absolutely opened with Terrific Olympics staying far more purposeful in the attacking 3rd as they searched for the equalizer.
Good Olympics came close in getting the equalizer in the 70th minute following defender Ebenezer Sekyere headed wide from a Gladson Awako’s corner kick.
AshantiGold did commence their delaying antics with the move of the match currently being sporadically halted to the despair of Excellent Olympics bench.
AshantiGold did control the late phases of the activity very properly and secured utmost points.