Match report: Kotoko thrash Medeama, Ahmed Toure beat Hearts


Asante Kotoko were on rampage at the Baba Yara sports stadium as they wallop Medeama SC 3-1 in the week 21st.

The Porcupines has been in sublime forms since the assumption of the second round earning them both home and away points and it was evident in the today encounter as they shred the Miners.

Evans Quao started the revenge in the 12th minutes. The midfielder met Emmanuel Gyamfi’s corner to fetch Kotoko’s first goal. Ahmed Adams cushioned the warriors lead in the closing stages of the first half.

Medeama SC begun the second with purpose seeking to redeem their image but it came to noting in the 57th minutes as Saddick Adams superb ended their dreams.

Bismark Oppong scored in the added time to fetch Medeama’s consolation.

The result means Asante Kotoko have leapfrog rivals Hearts of Oak who lost to Bechem United.

Accra Hearts of Oak could not find a space at the Bechem as Amed Toure 83rd penalty sink the Phobians in 21st week of the GPL.

Hearts were hoping to redeem their image after falling to Ashgold in the 20th minutes but resolute Bechem United shattered their dreams.

Bechem United were the better side in the 10th minutes but the Phobians took charge of the game throughout the proceedings but Malik Akowuah handled the ball in his own half to deny Hearts of any point.

The result means Hearts of Oak will have to surrender the 3rd position to Asante Kotoko as both pick it up in the next round of matches.

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