Hasaacas Ladies stage stupendous comeback to win Women’s Special Competition

Hasaacas Ladies staged a magnificent comeback from two goals down to beat Ampem Darkoa Ladies 3-2 to win the Women’s Special Competition at the El Wak Sports Stadium on Sunday.   The spirited Doo Girls announced their intentions of staging a stupendous outing by firing the first goal in the 10th minute but the goal was flagged offside Ampem Darkoaa Ladies’ Ophelia Serwaa unleashed a thunderous drive that went straight through the leaking hands of goalkeeper Faustina Nyamekye to set the tone for a marathon score line. The Techiman-based side kept…

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NC Special Competition: Ebusua Dwarfs 0-0 Elmina Sharks – Dwarfs share spoils with Sharks

Ebusua Dwarfs and Elmina Sharks played out a boring draw at the Cape Coast Stadium in the Special Competition on Sunday.   The Central Region derby was a game that promised much but fizzled out to a goalless draw that lacked creative spark and risk taking in the final third.   The match started off very tight with neither side wanting to give anything away.   It took until the 30th minute for a genuine goal attempt.   In the final ten minutes of the first half the home team…

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NC Special Competition: Dreams FC 1-1 WAFA – Still Believe lads held at home by lucky Academy Boys

Dreams FC played out a 1-1 draw with WAFA at the Theatre of Dreams on Sunday in the Special Competition in a game that was overly dominated by the home side. Despite making three changes to the team beat Karela United in midweek, it was business as usual when Kingsford Opoku gave the Academy lads the lead after the hour mark. Razak Cromwell thought he had restored parity for the hosts after curling home a beautiful free-kick only for the goal to be bizarrely flagged for offside by assistant line…

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NC Special Competition: Liberty 0-1 Hearts – Hungry Phobians end Soccer Lads unbeaten home run

Accra Hearts of Oak ended Liberty Proffesionals’ unbeaten home run in the GFA Special Competition at the Carl Reindolf Park on Sunday. A solitary strike from Kwadwo Obeng Jr. was enough to secure all three points for a rejuvenated Hearts of Oak The Scientific Soccer Lads came into the game on a fine run of two wins and a draw in their last three matches against a Phobian side that has managed one win in their last three attempts. It was an exciting opening 40 minutes as both sides enjoyed…

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NC Special Competition- Eleven Wonders 2-0 Berekum Chelsea – Wonders wonderfully record first win

A goal in each half from Fusseini Ganiu and Kwadwo Afriyie helped Eleven Wonders to beat regional rivals Berekum Chelsea to register their first win in the Normalization Committee Special Competition. Despite being under pressure before the start of the game, Eleven Wonders dominated proceedings and looked to draw the first blood in the early stages of the game, but the resolute Chelsea defense were up to the task. Their persistence paid off in the 36th minutes as Fusseini Ganiu gave them the lead with a calm finish. Despite creating…

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NS Special Competition: Karela FC 3-1 Inter Allies – Amazing Karela whip Capelli Boys at home

A magnificent Karela United sidet staged a stupendous performance to whip Inter Allies by 3-1 at the Crosby Awuah Memorial Park on Sunday to cement their home formidability. The Green and Reds have turned their home grounds into a fortress as they continue to maintain a 100% home record in this competition. Darlington Gyanfosu broke the virginity of the game to put for Karela United in the lead on the 13th minute. Abdul Nassiru Hamzah came close to grabbing the equalizer for Inter Allies in the 32nd minute but his shot was…

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NC Special Competition: Bechem United 1-1 Asante Kotoko – Magical Shafiu rescues point for determined Porcupine Warriors

Magical Abdul Fatawu Safiu converted a second half penalty to rescue a point Asante Kotoko against Bechem United on Sunday. Despite taking an early lead in the first half through Owusu Achau, the Hunters couldn’t hold on to their lead as Fatawu got an equalizer in the second half. C K Akonnor gave Collins Ameyaw his first start since his return from Berekum Chelsea, coming on for Emmanuel Gyamfi. The hunters started the game very well and went in search of the opener while Asante Kotoko looked composed. Kwadwo Owusu…

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NC Special Competition: AsGold 1-0 Medeama – Medeama suffer first defeat in the battle of The Miners

AshGold emerged victorious in the battle of the Miners on Sunday as Amos Addai’s early strike condemned the Mauve and Yellows to their first defeat in the competition. AshGold were looking to get back to winning ways as Tanasevij made three changes to the team that lost to Kumasi Asante Kotoko in midweek. Roland Amoizou ,Mubarak Yussif and Amos Addai were handed their first starts in the competition. While Samuel Boadu maintained the team that overcame Bechem United in Tarkwa. AshGold started very well and took the lead in the…

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Schlupp picks up injury in Crystal Palace defeat to Man City

Jeffrey Schlupp picked up an injury during Crystal Palace 3-1 defeat to Manchester City at Selhurst Park on Sunday. The Ghanaian international lasted for only 20 minutes before he was replaced by Cheikou Kouyate. Manager Roy Hodgson confirmed in his post match presser that further test will be carried out to ascertain the extent of the injury. But he appears to be in doubt to feature in Palace’s next outing, versus Arsenal next weekend. Schlupp has been key cog for Crystal Palace in the ongoing season making 29 appearances in…

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Bechem United U17 opening match at Dallas Cup postponed due to bad weather

Organizers of Dallas Cup have called off some of the opening matches due to bad weather and Bechem United U17 team’s opening game against Solar South on opening day that’s 14th. As per the new schedule, The Hunters will kick start their hunt for the trophy against TSF Academy on monday 15th, then continue against Solar South on 16th and FC Golden State on 17th for the group stage. Coach Freddie Etsiakoh, says “the change is good, it will enable the players to have a day more to train, to…

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