Kotoko fail to cut Chelsea's lead

13 years ago

Heart of Lions played out a 2-2 home draw with Asante Kotoko on Tuesday, denying the Porcupine Warriors the chance to reduce significantly the gap at the top.

Kotoko, who move second are 11 points adrift of Chelsea with four games remaining in the Glo Premier League.

A brace by striker Nathaniel Asamoah set up Kotoko on the road of claiming all the spoils but Emmanuel Bonsu and Gilbert Fiamenyo ensured that both sides shared the honours even in Kpando.

Both sides had to replay the match-day-26 fixture which was rained off yesterday.

In Dormaa, New Edubiase managed a 2-1 victory over home side Aduana Stars after both sides replayed their game which had to rescheduled to today following the rains yesterday.

Basit Adams and Nuhu Fuseini scored to put Edubiase a two-nil lead before Nii Laryea pulled one back for the champions.

Edubiase, now move to fourth on the standings as champions, Aduana drop to sixth.