Ashantigold emerged winners of the Ashanti Regional derby against Kumasi Asante Kotoko at the Obuasi Len Clay Stadium. Mark Agyekum’s 44th-minute strike handed the Miners a 1-0 victory over the Porcupine Warriors.
Following their 0-0 stalemate against Liberty Professionals last week, Accra Hearts of Oak returned to winning ways with a 2-1 win over Ebusua Dwarfs at the Cape Coast Stadium. Albert Hammond headed the host in front in the 5th minute before a Christopher Bonney spot-kick before setting up Umar Manaf for the winner.
Hearts of Oak stay top of Zone B.
Diawisie Taylor scored a fantastic brace as Karela United kept the pace on Zone B leaders Hearts of Oak with a 2-0 win over WAFA.
Taylor is now the top scorer of the competition with 8 goals.
In Dansoman, Liberty Professionals beat Elmina Sharks 3-1 with goals from Simon Zibo, Benjamin Eshun and Elvis Kyei Baffour. George Amonoo got the consolation for the Sharks. The win moves Liberty to 4th place, 2 points behind 3rd place WAFA.
Dreams FC secured only their 2nd win of the campaign, beating Inter Allies 1-0 courtesy a goal from Richard Addae.
Bechem United beat Medeama 1-0 with Charles Mensah’s goal the difference. It’s the 3rd loss of the campaign for Samuel Boadu’s men but they stay top of Zone A with close contenders Kotoko also losing.
On Saturday, Aduana Stars laboured to a 1-0 victory over Berekum Chelsea.
NC Special Week 11 Results:
Ebusua Dwarfs 1-2 Hearts of Oak
Ashantigold 1-0 Asante Kotoko
Karela 2-0 WAFA
Dreams 1-0 Inter Allies
Bechem United 1-0 Medeama
Aduana 1-0 Berekum Chelsea
Liberty 3-1 Elmina Sharks
Table after 11 matches: