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GPL PREVIEW: Berekum Chelsea v Hearts

Berekum Chelsea will host Hearts of Oak on match day 11 of the 2016 Ghana Premier League on Sunday at Berekum Golden City Park.

The Berekum based club lost 2-1 in their last league game at New Edubiase while the Phobians went down 0-1 to rivals Asante Kotoko in Accra.

Hearts coach Kenichi Yatsuhashi says: “Training has been very good and the players have made a very good effort. We will definitely are ready for the game. Our away form has been good and we hope to continue with that in this game."

“Our players are mentally ready and focused to beat Chelsea. Every game we play, either home or away, we are going in for three points and we will do our best.’’

Hearts Of Oak are currently occupying the second position with 18 points, two less than leaders Wa All Stars.

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HEAD-TO-HEAD

2008/09
Chelsea 2-0 Hearts
Hearts 1-1 Chelsea

2009/10
Hearts 2-1 Chelsea
Chelsea 1-1 Hearts

2010/11
Hearts 1-1 Chelsea
Chelsea 1-0 Hearts

2011/12
Hearts 0-0 Chelsea
Chelsea 2-1 Hearts

2012/13
Chelsea 2-0 Hearts
Hearts 3-0 Chelsea

2013/14
Hearts 1-0 Chelsea
Chelsea 1-0 Hearts

2014/15
Chelsea 4-2 Hearts
Hearts 3-2 Chelsea

Total matches played – 14
Chelsea wins – 6
Goals scored – 18
Hearts wins – 4
Goals scored – 15
Draws – 4

* MATCH FACTS

* Berekum Chelsea have always won difference 2 goal margin any time they host Hearts of Oak in the FIRST LEG @ their HOME grounds in the GPL since 2008.

2008-09 Chelsea 2-0 Hearts @Sunyani
2012-13 Chelsea 2-0 Hearts @Berekum
2014-15 Chelsea 4-2 Hearts @Sekondi

* Berekum Chelsea yet to CONCEDE a goal @ HOME so far in the 2015-16 GPL [Agg:8-0].
* Hearts of Oak unbeaten in an AWAY game so far in the 2015-16 season (W3 D2 GF7 GA3)
* Berekum Chelsea yet to CONCEDE/DRAW/LOSE Day 11 HOME game in the GPL since 2008.
2008-09 Chelsea 1-0 Kessben
2009-10 Chelsea 0-0 Kessben
2013-14 Chelsea 1-0 Bechem Utd
2014-15 Chelsea 1-0 Lions
W3 D1 GF3

* Hearts of Oak Day 11 AWAY games in the GPL since 1999.
2002 Liberty 1-2 Hearts**
2003 Lions 0-3 Hearts**
2006-07 RTU 0-0 Hearts
2008-09 Tema Youth 2-1 Hearts
2010-11 Mighty Jet 1-0 Hearts
2012-13 Lions 2-0 Hearts
2013-14 Amidaus 0-1 Hearts**
W3 D1 L4 GF7 GA8

* Berekum Chelsea have lost ONCE @ HOME in the month of MAY in the GPL since 2008.
10/05/09 Chelsea 1-0 AshGold
17/05/09 Chelsea 2-2 All Blacks
27/05/09 Chelsea 0-1 Arsenal
02/05/10 Chelsea 1-1 Liberty
12/05/10 Chelsea 1-0 AshGold
18/05/11 Chelsea 1-0 RTU
29/05/11 Chelsea 0-0 Lions
13/05/12 Chelsea 2-1 Hearts
27/05/12 Chelsea 1-1 Mighty Jet
08/05/13 Chelsea 2-1 Tema Youth
19/05/13 Chelsea 3-0 Medeama
W6 D4 L1 GF14 GA7

* Berekum Chelsea have met Hearts of Oak ONCE @ Home in the month of MAY on 13th May, 2012 in match Day 28 in the 2011-12 season which Chelsea won 2-1.

* LET’S LOOK @ THE MATCH DATE (8TH MAY)

08/05/13 Chelsea 2-1 Tema Youth

* Hearts of Oak have played 21 AWAY matches in the month of MAY in the GPL since 1999.
W10 D6 L6 GF29 GA21

* Hearts of Oak AWAY matches against teams based in the Brong Ahafo region in the month of MAY in the GPL since 1999.

Credit : Isaac Amponsah (Dr Ike), Director of Communications for Berekum Chelsea FC and Bright Yeboah Taylor of Ashh Fm.

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