Kumasi Asante Kotoko the previous day bounced again from a objective down to triumph over Berekum Chelsea 2-1 on the Baba Yara Stadium the previous day in a fit day 9 betPawa Ghana Premier League (GPL) fixture to stay inside of touching far-off of leaders, Aduana Stars.
The win additionally ensured that Kotoko unseated arch-rivals Hearts of Oak to occupy the second one place, losing Hearts to 3rd spot on 17 issues; one awesome to Hearts 16.
But Aduana Stars maintained a two level lead over the porcupine Warriors with 19 issues.
Chelsea ahead, Emmanuel Sarpong in a bid to copy closing season’s wonder 1-0 on the identical venue in opposition to the league champions drew first blood within the twenty eighth minute.
Ivorian ahead, Serge Zeze who changed Andrews Appau within the thirty fifth minute, pulled parity for the house facet to finish the part 1-1.
Ugandan marksman Stephen Mukwala’s header within the 67th minute grew to become out to be the winner for Kotoko as the remainder of the sport became a rollercoaster of wasted alternatives from all sides.
With 4 mins to complete time, Mukwala concept he had prolonged Kotoko’s lead when he hit the again of the online however the objective was once chopped off for offside.
Kotoko will subsequent play leaders Aduana in Dormaa in a top-of-the-table conflict whilst Chelsea face fourth-placed Bibiani Gold Stars on house turf at Berekum.
Author: Ghanaian Times