Dribbling magician Michelle Sarpong inked his name into the history books of Ghana football with the opening goal of the 2021/22 Ghana Premier league season.
The Hearts of Oak SC loanee capped an explosive start to his Elmina Sharks career with a composed finish against Accra Lions FC to usher in the new campaign.
Having dropped down the pecking order in the camp of Accra Hearts of Oak SC, Michelle Sarpong was farmed out to Elmina Sharks FC in search of playing time and it worked to perfection.
A 64th minute strike at the Accra Sports stadium ended a two year old record held by Jonah Attuquaye of Legon Cities FC.
Jonah Attuquaye scored the opening goal of the season in the last two successive season whiles playing for Berekum Chelsea FC and Legon Cities FC respectively.
Michelle Sarpong is tipped to blossom in his new role as an advanced midfielder in the camp of Elmina Sharks FC with an the entire playing system and formations built around him.