NC Special Cup: Hearts fail to beat 10-man Liberty as Bechem frustrate Kotoko

NC Special Cup: Hearts fail to beat 10-man Liberty as Bechem frustrate Kotoko
Source: Ghana/Joy Sports
Date: 08-05-2019 Time: 07:05:01:pm

Asante Kotoko were held to a frustrating 1-1 draw by Bechem United at the Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi in the NC Special Cup on Wednesday. 

Prince Adu Kwabena gave Bechem a 2nd minute lead but Fatawu Safiu restored parity with a fine freekick two minutes later. 

The draw leaves Kotoko four points behind Zone A leaders Medeama, who beat Aduana Stars 1-0 in Tarkwa courtesy Isaac Agyenim Boateng’s strike. 

Elsewhere, Alex Asamoah scored as Techiman Eleven Wonders secured a vital away point against Berekum Chelsea

In Zone A, Hearts of Oak maintained their lead at the top despite drawing goalless with10-man Liberty Professionals in Accra.

The Phobians had enough chances to win the match. 

WAFA recovered from their 4-0 defeat against Hearts on matchday 9 to beat Dreams FC 3-1 in Sogakope. 

Goals from Haruna Jamal (brace) and Augustine Boakye helped the Academy Boys to victory. 

In other games, Inter Allies drew 2-2 with Karela United and Elmina Sharks played out a goalless draw with Ebusua Dwarfs

NC SPECIAL CUP TABLE AFTER MATCHDAY 10

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