The Phobians were coming into the week 26 game like wounded lions having lost week 25 by 1-0 to rivals, Asante Kotoko last weekend. Accra Hearts of Oak were in their best shape when coach Samuel Boadu paraded a formidable squad against the new boys. Accra Hearts of Oak shot their noses in front when CAF U-20 AFCON winner, Daniel Afriyie Barnieh got their opening goal with just 11 minutes played at the Accra Sports Stadium on Friday. Hearts of Oak kept on holding on to possession and their slim lead moving into the first half break at the Accra Sports Stadium.
The Phobians returned for the second half very much energized and stringing passes together like no man’s business. The Phobians netted their second goal of the afternoon at the Accra Sports Stadium when former Medeama SC forward, Isaac Agyenim Boateng scored a beautiful goal in the 55th minute mark. Accra Hearts of Oak finally nailed Accra Lions on the 89fh minute when Daniel Afriyie Barnieh received a perfect cross from Sulley Muntari to grab his brace.
Accra Lions has lareqdy been dealt a blow when Rashid Abubakar was given a straight red card after a horrible tackle on Kwadwo Obeng Junior on the 37th minute. The game will however end 3-0 for the Phobians who will go on 40 points after match day 26 at the Accra Sports Stadium on Friday.
Content created and supplied by: AdamuMuftawu (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More