Week Round Up: Results from bePawa Premier League Matchday One games
RTU 1-0 HEARTS OF OAK
Real Tamale United beats Hearts of Oak 1-0 on the opening day of the league season at the Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium on Friday night.
Afriyie Owusu scored the only goal in the game in the 93rd minute in his premier league debut.
The first half failed to produce a goal with RTU creating all the chances but failed to convert them in the game.
RTU have now beaten Hearts of Oak in their last four games and are unbeaten in their last five matches.
Midfielder, Lord Hilary Adabo was named the most valuable player after the match and walked home with a NASCO phone and a standing fan.
GREAT OLYMPICS FC 0-0 BOFOAKWA TANO FC
Great Olympics shared spoils with newly promoted side Bofoakwa Tano at the Accra Sports Stadium on Matchday One of the 2023/24 league season .
The Dade boys failed to win their first home game with their new head coach, Annor Walker who rejoined the side after a season with Samartex. Bofoakwa Tano dominated the entire half of the game with the Player of the match, Elijah Addai creating some decent chances in the match.
LEGON CITIES 2-1 KARELA FC
Legon Cities at the El-Wak Stadium beat Karela United 2-1 after going sown in the first half of the game.
Abdul Kharim Ayeh scored the first goal in the game in the 43rd minute before the half time break.
Frank Antwi who joined Legon Cities as a free agent after parting ways with division one side, Nations FC scored a brace in the 60th minute and in the 68th minute in the game.
Winger Frank Antwi was named the player of the match after the game with a brace and becoming the first player to score twice in a game this season.
Abdul Kharim Ayeh becomes the first to score an away goal in the league this season.
BEREKUM CHELSEA 2-0 BIBIANI GOLDSTARS
Berekum Chelsea started the new season well with 2-0 win over Gold Stars at the Golden City park.
Stephen Amankona scored a brace in the game to get the home team their first win of the season.
Stephen Amankona scored from the spot kick in the 74th minute and doubled the lead in the 95th minute.
Amankona was named the man of the matchof the game after getting a brace in the match.
SAMARTEX 1-0 ADUANA
Samartex pip Aduana FC 1-0 at home. Micheal Epson scored for Samartex in the 33rd minute to get the home team all the three points.
Aduana FC created chances in the game but failed to take their chances with Samartex’s center back, Gordon Abusah who was adjudged the NASCO player of the game preventing the away team from scoring a goal.
Nsoatremann FC recorded a 2-0 victory against Bechem United at the Nana Konamansah Sports Complex.
Abdul Manaf Umar scored in the 27th minute to put the home team in the lead before Eric Osei Bonsu scored from the spot kick to double the lead for Nsoatreman FC.
Three yellow cards were shown in the game with all going for Nsoatreman FC.
Nsoatreman FC defensive midfielder, Sadat Mohammed was named the Man of the match after the game.
ASANTE KOTOKO SC 0-0 HEART OF LIONS FC
Asante Kotoko shared spoils with newly promoted Heart of Lions at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday evening.
Asante Kotoko created some decent chances in the game but were prevented by Lions shot stopper, Thomas Kwabena Osae.
Five players were booked in the game with one for Asante Kotoko and four for Heart of Lions.
Asante Kotoko center back, Nurudeen Yussif Mohammed was named the Player of the match after the match for helping his side to pick one point in their first game.
Asante Kotoko have won one, drawn one and lost once in their last four games against Heart of Lions and have picked four points in their last two away games against Heart of Lions.
Source: GFA COMMUNICATIONS