Accra Hearts of Oak SC industriuos midfielder Benjamin Afutu capped a dream derby game at the Accra Sports Stadium with two goals and a Man Of the Match performance.
The former Karela United FC enforcer scored twice from midfield role to emerge as the best player in the much anticipated regional derby against Accra Great Olympics FC.
Joseph Esso opened the scoring for the Phobians before Afutu took center stage with two game changing goals to end the game as a contest.
A late tap in from Daniel Afriyie added emphasis to the score line at the Accra Sports Stadium.
Benjamin Afutu proved crucial at both ends of the pitch in the potentially season defining game to climb the podium as the most outstanding player on the pitch.
Tailor measured passing range from deep position provided the tonic for Hearts of Oak SC in the regional derby.
Edward Odoom has featured Benjamin Afutu in every single league fixture since taking over from Kim Grant after match day 2.