King Faisal FC laid their gauntlet for the upcoming season with a vintage performance at the dreaded Red Bulls Arena to welcome football back onto the local scene.
The Insha Allah boys lost narrowly in a 4-3 blockbuster against the well oiled WAFA SC.
In what appears to be a daunting task for the Kumasi based visitors, Yakubu Wadudu and Kwame Pepprah, raised hopes with spectacular goals to match.
The visitors raised into a dream 0-1 lead to spice a perfect start only for the Academy Boys to come back feasting on their guest.
Yakubu Wadud gave the Insha Allah Boys a dream lead before goals from Kwame Yiadom, Godwin Agbevor and Daniel Lomotey, made it 4-1 .
Lomotey’s brace reflected his spectacular start to the season as his side raised in to a deserving lead after going behind.
The visitors raised hopes with two goals from Kwame Pepprah to peg the game at 4-3 in the opening goal feast at the Red Bulls Arena.
The host sat back and soaked the late pressure to keep the points at home in the end to end showdown.
Kwame Pepprah and Daniel Lomotey both pocketed braces in the match that confirmed the dominance of WAFA SC at the Red Bulls Arena.