2019/20 GPL: Vital statistics as at week 15

6 months ago

Here is a compilation of some vital statistics from the first fifteen games of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League.

It ranges from matches played in each week, the number of goals scored, drawn games, home and away wins and overall statistics.

In all, 133 games were played in the first fifteen weeks of the competition with two outstanding fixtures - King Faisal vs Hearts of Oak and Inter Allies vs Asante Kotoko.

Two hat-tricks were recorded - Yahaya Mohammed of Aduana Stars and Benjamin Bernard Boateng of Elmina Sharks are the two players to score hat-tricks in the campaign. The season has also seen 25 braces from different players.

In all, 277 goals were scored in the 133 games, averaging 2 goals per match.

Aduana Stars lead the 18-team league table with 28 points.

Below is a breakdown of statistics in the first fifteen matches of the first round of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League campaign:

133 Games

277 Goals

93 Wins

60 Home wins

33 Away wins

40 Draws

127 First Half Goals

150 Second Half Goals

41 Penalties

12 Expulsions (Red cards)

Highest Scoring week 1: 25 goals

Lowest scoring week 11: 14 goals

8 Penalties were awarded in week 8, the highest so far (20% of total penalties) awarded

Week 1 recorded the highest win with 8

Week 9 with the lowest wins of 4

Week 10 with the highest first-half goals

Week 1 with the highest second-half goals of 16

Only week 7 didn't record any penalty


PLAYER                                         CLUB                                             GOALS

Adebayor Victorien Zakari         Inter Allies                                    12

Yahaya Mohammed                    Aduana Stars                               11

Prince Opoku Agyemang            Medeama SC                               10

Elvis Kyei Baffuor                         Liberty Professionals                   8

Prince Adu Kwabena                   Bechem United                            8

Ibrahim Osman                            King Faisal                                     8

Benjamin Bernard Boateng        Elmina Sharks                              7

Samuel Armah                              Inter Allies                                    6

Kofi Kordzi                                     Hearts of Oak                               6

Abubakar Seidu                            Ebusua Dwarfs                             6


PLAYER                                        CLUB                                            OPPONENT

Yahaya Mohammed                   Aduana Stars                     Inter Allies

Benjamin Bernard Boateng       Elmina Sharks                   Berekum Chelsea


PLAYER                                          CLUB                             OPPONENT

Augustine Owusu                        Elmina Sharks                             Dreams FC

Prince Opoku Agyemang           Medeama SC                               Legon Cities

George Ansong                            Liberty Professionals                 Inter Allies

Seidu Abubakar                           Ebusua Dwarfs                            King Faisal

Benjamin Afutu                           Hearts of Oak                              Great Olympics

Cephas Doku                                Legon Cities                                 WAFA

Konadu Yiadom                            WAFA                                           AshantiGold

Stephen Amankona                    Berekum Chelsea                        King Faisal

Yahaya Mohammed                   Aduana Stars                                Liberty Professionals

Elvis Kyei-Baffour                        Liberty Professionals                   Aduana Stars

Mubarak Alhassan                      Liberty Professionals                   Aduana Stars

Kofi Kordzi                                    Hearts of Oak                               Bechem United

Victorien Adebayor                     Inter Allies                                    Berekum Chelsea

Osman Ibrahim                            King Faisal                                     Great Olympics

Emmanuel Clottey                      Great Olympics                             King Faisal

Victorien Adebayor                      Inter Allies                                    Eleven Wonders

Seidu Abubakar                             Ebusua Dwarfs                            Aduana Stars

Diawusie Taylor                             Karela United                              Legon Cities

Samuel Armah                               Inter Allies                                    King Faisal

Abdul Mugeese Zakari                  Eleven Wonders                          Karela United

Prince Adu Kwabena                     Bechem United                           King Faisal

Yahaya Mohammed                      Aduana Stars                               King Faisal

Prince Opoku Agyemang              Medeama SC                               Hearts of Oak

Emmanuel Gyamfi                          Asante Kotoko                            Legon Cities

Emmanuel Ocran                            Dreams FC                                   King Faisal

Please be reminded that these statistics are without two games:

King Faisal vs. Accra Hearts of Oak

Inter Allies vs. Asante Kotoko