Accra Hearts of Oak extended their lead at the top of the league log over rivals, Asante Kotoko to two points after defeating Berekum Chelsea 2-0 at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday.
Goals from Benjamin Afutu and Kwadwo Obeng Jnr. ensured the Phobians picked all three points in the game to surpass Asante Kotoko on the league standings with 47 points, two above Kotoko.
Speaking after the sweet victory, head coach Samuel Boadu said his side is taking each game as it comes.
“What we need is the three points, it’s very important and playing with Berekum Chelsea is not an easy match.
“People may think that they are not in a good position so it is easy but it is not easy.
“The teams that are down are really doing well.
“So we Hearts of Oak we are playing match after match and we are doing our thing, we are not competing with any one.” Samuel Boadu said.
Hearts of Oak must now shift attention to the Accra derby against Great Olympics for match day 28 on Sunday, June 6 at 6:00pm.