WAFA smash AshantiGold 6-1 in Sogakope

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West Africa Football Academy (WAFA) beat AshantiGold 6-1 at home on match-day 12 of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League (GPL) at the Red Bull Arena in Sogakope.

The Academy Boys were at their best as they demolished the Miners at their favorite home ground.

Konadu Yiadom scored twice and his first goal came through a header from a corner kick in the 26th minute but AshantiGold equalized 10 minutes later courtesy Amos Kofi Nkrumah.

Thirty-nine minutes into the first half, Andrews Ntim Manu shot from close range to hand the home side their second goal.

After recess, WAFA continued from where they left in the first half, piling more pressure on AshantiGold.

In the 47th minutes, Yussif Mubarik brought down Sampson Agyapong in the box and the referee whistled for a penalty. Ibrahim Abukari, the skipper of the side, elected himself and slotted the ball beautifully into the net.

Konadu Yiadom came through with another goal, scoring a brace in the 76th minutes and made it 4-1 in favor of the home side.

Six minutes from time, substitute Daniel Owusu was put through by Eric Asamany’s pass and the youngster fired home the 5th goal for WAFA.

Deep into time added on, debutant Haruna Mola tapped in a brilliant cross from Youssoufou Atte to complete the emphatic win.  This is WAFA's first win in five home matches.

Konadu Yiadom of WAFA was adjudged NASCO man of the match.