Ashanti Gold’s quest to survive the 2017-18 Ghana Premier League looks brighter after another convincing win over Tema Youth at the Len Clay Stadium.
A Papa Arko brilliant finish in the 72nd minute ensured Liberty claimed all 3 points on match week 24 in Dansoman against fellow strugglers Ashantigold FC and moved ahead of their opponents in the fight for survival.
Ashgold’s head coach, Charles Kobla Akunnor has accepted that all the odds were against his side in their game with visiting Elmina sharks at the Len Clay Sports Stadium but will draw positive from it.
Ghana Premier League week 23 will have 2 teams that bagged 3 points away on match day 22 holding each other by the throat. Ashantigold SC are returning to the Lane Clay Park in 21 days since match day 19 3:0 win against Inter Allies.
Coach C.K Akunnor is turning out to be the best decision Ashanti Gold could have made in the 2016-17 Ghana Premier League season.
AshantiGold’s week twenty-one fixture at home against league leaders WAFA, scheduled for Sunday, 9th July, has been postponed due to international call-ups.
The Premier League Board (PLB) has released a list of nominees for the NASCO Player and Coach of the Month of the Ghana Premier League for the month of June.
Ashgold manager Charles Akunnor was full of praise for his team after the final whistle as his in-form side beat mighty Hearts of Oak 1-0 in Accra. A Dainiel Gozar goal in the 12th minute condemned the Phobians to their first home defeat of the season and gave themselves a good shot above the drop zone.
Stand out performers for the week were named after week 19 matches were played this weekend (Saturday & Sunday) across the various league centers.
Inter Allies failed to hold grip and surrendered their second round fine form to and impressive AshantiGold side at the Len Clay Stadium in Obuasi on a calm Sunday afternoon.