In a riveting weekend of Ghana Premier League action, Heart of Lions clinched their first win of the 2023/24 season, stunning Berekum Chelsea with a 2-0 victory at home.
This triumph marked the end of a challenging 14-game winless streak for the newly promoted side. Ebenezer Abban and Nana Oppong secured the goals that propelled the Kpando-based team to a well-deserved triumph.
Meanwhile, at the Baba Yara Stadium, Hearts of Oak secured a 1-0 win against Bechem United, with Martin Karikari netting a late winner for the Phobians.
The game took a dramatic turn in the dying minutes as Bechem United was reduced to 10 men with Aaron Essel receiving a red card.
On Saturday, Asante Kotoko continued their impressive run with a 2-0 victory over Bofoakwa Tano, courtesy of a brace from the prolific Steven Mukwala.
The Ugandan striker has now found the net in five of his last six games in the Ghana Premier League, solidifying his status as a goal-scoring force.
Matchday 17 showcased a plethora of exciting encounters, with notable results including Accra Lions falling 3-1 to Samartex, Bibiani GoldStars overcoming Legon Cities in a thrilling 4-2 encounter, and Aduana FC dominating Dreams with a convincing 4-1 win.
The league standings are now brimming with anticipation as teams gear up for the challenges ahead in this fiercely competitive season.