Kotoko on top by goal difference
Kotoko climbed back to the summit of the Glo Premier League
after recording a difficult 2-1 away win at Kpando Heart of Lions on
match day 28.
The Porcupine Warriors took the lead through Kofi Nti
Boakye in the 24th minute but the hosts responded through Kweku Andoh
seven minutes later.
The tie was decided late on as Seidu Bancey
pounced to steer home a rebound.
The result puts Kotoko on top of the league table on 50 points level
with Berekum Chelsea who slipped up after drawing 1-1 in the derby
The Blues were on their way to all three points
after Abdul Rashid had opened the scoring in the 50th minute only for
Arsenals to draw level in the 56th minute when James Boadu converted a
The top liner was at the Accra Sports Stadium where
Hearts of Oak took Cape Coast Ebusua Dwarfs.
In-form striker Mahatma
Otoo handed his side victory when he slotted a shot past Foli Adade
after playing a lovely give-and-go with Moro Abubakar close to the
The win gives Hearts of Oak 43 points and keeps their
top four alive.
Relegation battlers Tema Youth eased their fears with a 3-2 home win
over New Edubiase. The Harbour Boys were in no mood to dock their
Premier League stay and they were aided by a hat-trick from Bright
Adjei who scored in the 11th, 57th and 66th minutes.
However, the points could have been lost because of two Edubiase goals
from star-midfielder Asiedu Attobrah and striker Stephen Manu in the
67th and 78th minutes respectively.
Tema Youth and Kpando Heart of Lions are now tied on 30 points with
the Kpando side is better placed on 13th position because of a better
But the tie between Medeama Sporting Club and Wa All Stars was
rained off and will be played on Thursday 30th May 2013.
Hearts 1-0 Dwarfs
Lions 1-2 Kotoko
AshGold 2-0 Liberty Professionals
Aduana 2-1 RTU
Arsenals 1-1 Berekum Chelsea
Tema Youth 3-2 Edubiase
Faisal 2-2 Amidaus
Medeama - Wa All Stars (rained off)