Sports News of Saturday, 4 January 2020
Kumasi Asante Kotoko humbled the neutrals favourite, Legon Cities Football Club at their own backyard at the Accra Sports Stadium.
In the first Friday fixture played in the 2019/2020 Ghana Premier League season, the porcupine warriors won by 3-1 after the ‘Legonites’ opened the scores very early in the game.
Legon Cities attacked down the left flank of Asante Kotoko with full back Romeo Oppong one of the remnants of defunct Wa All Stars got to the end of a long pass to send in a shot across which was connected by Greek born Ghanaian Papadopoulos Panayotis to make it 1-0 inside 10 minutes as they Stadium went gay.
Augustine Okrah equalized before half time with a lobbed finish before two second half goals from Emmnauel Gyamfi sealed a 3-1 victory for Kotoko.