Great Olympics earned the bragging rights as they defeated city rivals Hearts of Oak 2-0 in the Mantse derby on Saturday evening at the Accra Sports Stadium.
The win was the first chalked by Great Olympics in 17 years against Hearts of Oak in the Ghana Premier League. They had last defeated the Phobians 3-2 in 2004.
On Saturday, King Faisal Football Club produced one of the most dramatic comebacks in the Ghana premier league in recent times. They came from 3 goals down to beat highly defensive Berekum Chelsea side 4-3 in Techiman.
Wonder Kid Matthew Anim Cudjoe scored his first Ghana Premier League goal to give Legon Cities their third win of the season, overcoming City rivals Inter Allies in Accra.
The highly anticipated Ashanti Derby ended in a stalemate at the Len Clay Stadium in Obuasi on Sunday in the Ghana Premier League.
AshantiGold SC were lucky not to have conceded as most of the scoring opportunities fell the way of Asante Kotoko who failed to take advantage of any of them.
At the Crosby Awuah Memorial park, Karela United continued their impressive start to the season by defeating regional rivals Medeama SC 2-0. Diawisie Taylor and Kwame Boateng got the two goals.
Elmina Sharks were held 2-2 by Dreams FC at Nduom Sports Complex.
OBUASI: Ashgold 0-0 Asante Kotoko
ANYINASE: Karela United 2-0 Medeama (Diewisie Taylor & Kwame Boateng)
ACCRA: Allies 0-1 L. Cities (Mathew Anim)
SOGAKOPE: WAFA 5-0 Liberty (Konadu Yiadom 2×, Marvin Owusu, Samson Agyapong, Augustine Boakye)
ELMINA: E. Sharks 2-2 Dreams (Dennis Mensah & Benjamin Tweneboah pen. | Agyenim Boateng & Suleman Fahadu)
DORMAA: Aduana Stars 2-2 E. Dwarfs (Yahaya Mohammed pen. & Sam Adams | Isaac Kwain o.g & Sumaila Imoro)
BECHEM: Bechem United 3-1 XI Wonders (Emmanuel Boakye pen., Hafiz Konkoni & Listowel Amankona | Samuel Boakye)
TECHIMAN: K. Faisal 4-3 B. Chelsea (Kwame Peprah pen. Kwame Peprah 2× & Frimpong Boateng | Paul Agyei 2× & Stephen Amankona)
ACCRA: Hearts of Oak 0-2 G. Olympics (Gladson Awako & Maxwell Quaye)
Top Scorers Chart
Diawisie Taylor (K. United) – 9
Daniel Lomotey (WAFA) – 8
Kwame Peprah (K. Faisal) – 7
Kwame Opoku (A. Kotoko) – 6
Yahaya Mohammed (Aduana Stars) – 6
Kwame Boateng (K. United) – 5
Maxwell Quaye (G. Olympics) – 5
Yaw Annor (Ashgold) – 5
Abass Mohammed (Medeama) – 4
Augustine Boakye (WAFA) – 4
Benjamin Tweneboah (E. Sharks) – 4
Gladson Awako (G. Olympics) – 4
Hans Kwoffie (Ashgold) – 4
Joseph Esso (Dreams) – 4
Salifu Moro (B. United) – 4
Victor Aidoo (Hearts) – 4
Isaac Agyenim Boateng (Medeama) – 3
Appiah McCarthy (Ashgold) – 3
Hafiz Konkoni (B. United) – 3
Konadu Yiadom (WAFA) – 3