Ghana Premier League

2019/2020 GHPL Week 5 Wrap: Chelsea Shock Ashgold At Obuasi As Hearts Stage Comeback To Beat Liberty

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Substitute Bernard Arthur proved to be the game-changer for Hearts of Oak as they came from a goal down to beat Liberty Professionals 2-1 at the Carl Reindorf Stadium in Dansoman.

Samuel Amofa put Liberty ahead in the opening minute of the game, but two late goals earned a 2-1 victory for the visitors.

Hearts enjoyed a lion’s share of possession after going down in the first minute. Patient build-up and absolute control of the game resulted in more opportunities and subsequent goals.

Substitute Bernard Arthur got the equalizer in the 85th minute against his former club before setting up Kofi Kodzi to put the Phobians ahead just a few minutes to the end of the match.

The win, which is the second of the season for the Phobians, will give them a huge boost ahead of next weekend’s clash with their arch-rivals Asante Kotoko at the Accra Sports Stadium.

At the Obuasi Len Clay Stadium, Berekum Chelsea continued their away dominance as they shocked Ashantigold 1-0 with Kofi Owusu getting the goal.

Victorien Adebayor rescued a point for Inter Allies in their 1-1 drawn game against WAFA after Richard Acquah had mistakenly put the ball into his own net.

Youngster Matthew Cudjoe was the toast of the fans as he scored the winner for Asante Kotoko in their 2-0 win over Ebusua Dwarfs. Richard Arthur got the opener.

At the Dawu Park, SC Medeama recorded their first defeat of the season after losing 1-0 Dreams FC. Ibrahim Issah got the only goal of the game.

At the Dormaa park, goals from Yahaya Mohammed and Noah Martey was enough for Aduana Stars to pick all three points against Legon Cities FC.

Youngster Ibrahim Sulley rescued a point for Great Olympics in the dem of the Sharks after Benjamin Boateng had put the home side in front at the Ndoum stadium.

Karela United and King Faisal shared the spoils in their 1-1 drawn game played at the Akoon park. Kwame Boateng scored for Karela with Mahammed Mustapha getting the goal for the visitors

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of www.ghanasoccernews.com. He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority, Footballcrusader.com, sportscrusader.com, and ghanafootballnews.com, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook (https://web.facebook.com/boakye.buckman.9). He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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