National Women's League

Women’s League Week 1 Wrap: Police Ladies Thrash LadyStrikers As Ampem Darkoa Laies Win Big

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A sterling performance from Police Ladies FC ensured that they brushed aside their visitors, Lady strikers 4:1 to pick up all points on matchday one of the Ghana Women’s Premier League played at the LA town Park in Accra.

Police Ladies, announced their presence in the match after Victoria Teye Williams broke the deadlock with a superb finish to put her side ahead in the 11th minute.

With the opposing team pushing for an equalizer, Akua Osei and Gladys Amfobea missed glorious opportunities to pull parity for the Cape Coast-based team, with their strikes posing no threat to Police Ladies’ goalie, Vida Opoku.

Four minutes after Police Ladies’ goal, Grace Animah who dominated in midfield for her team was presented a golden opportunity to double the lead but she ballooned the ball beyond the reach of the goal post.

In the 44th minute, the excessive pressure on the visiting team paid off when Juanita Aguadze doubled the lead before recess.

 From the break, Phylicity Asuoko and Deborah Afriyie registered their names on the scoresheet.

  Just when it seemed Lady Strikers would be travelling back to their base with no goal, Gladys Amfobea grabbed a consolation goal for her side.

The Nasco Woman of the match was awarded to Police Ladies’ Midfielder, Grace Animah.

In other matches, Ampem Darkoa Ladies thrashed Ashtown Ladies 5-0 whilst Pearl Pia beat Fabulous Ladies 3-0.

Below is the full-time results

Northern Zone

Northern Ladies 1-1 Kumasi Academy

Ampem Darkoa Ladies 5-0 Ashtown Ladies

Fabulous Ladies 0-3 Pearl Pia

Supreme Ladies 1-2 Prison Ladies

Southern Zone

Police Ladies 4-1 Lady Strikers

Sea Lions 0-0 Halifax Ladies

Immigration Ladies 0-1 Soccer Intellectuals

Hasaacas Ladies 0-1 Samaria Ladies

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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