NC Special Competition: Heart of Lions stun Elmina Sharks to continue unbeaten run

Inform Heart of Lions continued their unbeaten run in the tier two league of the Normalization Committee Special Competition by beating Elmina Sharks by a lone goal.  The Premier League club were expected to walk over the division one side at the Ndoum Stadium after finishing fourth in the Zone B of the tier one league.  But a sublime finish from Eric Esso late in the game secured the Volatarians a hard fought victory and book their spot to the last 16 of the competition.  The win marks Heart of…

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Asante Kotoko to host RTU in a battle of old foes as NC Tier II knockout phase

Following the draw for the Tier II of the NC Special Competition for the Round of 32, Asante Kotoko will renew their rivalry with giants of the north, RTU at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. Hearts of Oak will host regional neighbors Uncle T FC in another fixture in the round. The draw was held on Sunday at the Ghana Broadcasting Cooperation. The games will come off on Wednesday 29th May 2019 at the various centers. Northern Zone Ashgold vrs Young Apostles New Edubiase vrs Asowkwa Deportivo Medeama vrs Gold…

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NC Special Competition: Elmina Sharks 1-0 Inter Allies- Sharks compound Capelli boys misery

Elmina Sharks handed Inter Allies a painful 1-0 defeat in the final match of the Special Competition at the Nduom Sports Stadium on Sunday. Benjamin Tweneboah’s late penalty goal helped the hosts to wrap their campaign with a win despite Allies dominating possessions. Technical Adviser Umit Turmus made no changes to the side that beat WAFA SC 4-2 at the Tema Sports Stadium last week. The Capelli Boys settled quickly and made statement of intent, enjoying the lion share of possession. The attacking trio of Abraham Okyere, Samuel Armah and…

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Hearts destroy Sharks in Accra

Accra Hearts of Oak maintained their top spot in Zone B of the NC Special Competition on Sunday with a convincing 3-1 victory over Elmina Sharks at the Accra Sports Stadium. After some impressive play by the two sides, the Phobians took the lead just before the break through a Christopher Bonney penalty after Joseph Esso was brought down by Sharks goalkeeper Richard Atta. Just after recess, the Phobians increased the tally with Umar Manaf scoring after a cross from Christopher Bonney. Sharks came into the game strongly and reduced…

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The rain didn’t help our game – Jamal Haruna

West African Football Academy prodigy Jamal Haruna has cited the rainfall as one of the cause for his side defeat against Elmina Sharks. George Amoono second half strike condemned the academy boys to their third ever defeat at the WAFA Stadium. The defeat has put the Academy boys in a difficult position to secure the one slot left on the zone after Hearts of qualification. ” We had good game a usual, the only thing was the defeat” He told footballmadeinghana  “Rain was also an influence in our game. And…

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NC Special Competition: WAFA SC 0- 1 Elmina Sharks- Sharks end WAFA’s unbeaten home record

Elmina Sharks have ended WAFA’s unbeaten home record after beating them 1-0 in the NC Special Competition on Wednesday.  The first half was a fairly even encounter  as both sides failed to find the back of the net despite the numerous chances created. George Amoono scored the only goal of the game in the 58th minute as the Sea Animals took away all three points in Sogakope. WAFA’s last defeat at home was back in April 2018 when they got beaten 1-0 to Medeama in the Ghana Premier League. The…

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NC Special Competition: Liberty 3-1 Elmina Sharks – Sharks handed heavy defeat in Dansoman

Lliberty Professional handed Elmina Sharks their heaviest defeat of the NC Special Competition with a 3-1 score line at the Dansoman Carl Reindorf Park on Sunday. Three first half goals from Simon Zibo, Benjamin Eshun and Elvis Kyei Baffour were enough despite a consolation from George Amoono. Liberty took the lead in the 9th minute of the game when Ampadu’s header hit the hand of Elmina Sharks defender which the referee hurriedly whistled for a spot kick. Simon Zibo masterly converted to give the home side the lead. Elmina Sharks…

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NC Special Competition: Elmina Sharks 0-0 Ebusua Dwarfs- Regional derby ends in stalemate

Regional rivals Elmina Sharks and Ebusua Dwarfs played out a 0-0 stalemate at the Nduom Sports Stadium on Wednesday. It was a cagey encounter as expected in the opening exchanges of the derby with both teams battling for every 50-50 ball. Both sides enjoyed good spells in possession but the hosts shaded the stats as the first half ended 0-0. The second half was a tale of missed opportunities as the Sea Animals and Crabs again struggled for cutting edging in the final third. In the end the draw is…

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NC Special Competition: Elmina Sharks and Ebusua Dwarfs face off in regional derby

Elmina Sharks will square off against regional-rivals Ebusua Dwarf at Nduom Sports Stadium on Wednesday. The Sea Animals will seek to make amends with all three points after Karela United ended their unbeaten run at Cosby Awuah Memorial Park on Sunday. Meanwhile the Crabs come into match at the back of 2-1 win over Inter Allies at the Cape Coast stadium on matchday nine. The match promises to be a thrilling one as the coastal rivals battle it out for honor and bragging rights.  

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