Newly promoted team Accra Lions FC have recorded their first over top-flight win in the Ghana Premier League against Bechem United FC on Saturday afternoon at the Accra Sports Stadium.
The Lions roared for the first time in the 2021-22 Ghana Premier League season with a crucial 2-1 win over the Hunters to move out of the relegation zone.
Twenty minutes into the game, Christopher Acheampong scored the opening goal of the match to put the hosts 1-0 up to settle the nerves.
Starman Rauf Salifu made it 2-0 to the Lions four minutes after the half hour mark to set the team up for their first win of the season after four matches.
Former Kumasi Asante Kotoko SC attacker Augustine Okrah scored a consolation goal for the Hunters in the second half as they lost 2-1 on the road.
Lions move to 12th on the league table after four matches with four points.