2022/23 GPL: Aduana Stars held by King Faisal, Asante Kotoko pip Bechem United
Ghana Premier League leaders Aduana Stars dropped points at home as they were held 0-0 by King Faisal at the Nana Agyemang Badu I Park at Dormaa.
King Faisal blew the chance to take the lead inside 35 minutes after Samuel Adom Antwi missed from the spot as Joseph Addo saved his penalty kick to keep the leaders in the game.
The first half ended goalless, but Aduana were the better side in the second half as they kept pushing for the opener.
Benjamin Asiedu saved the day for King Faisal as he pulled a brilliant save in the 86th minute to deny Zakaria Mumuni a late winner. The home side kept pushing but King Faisal held their nerves to pick a vital home point.
Defending champions Asante Kotoko defeated Bechem United 1-0 in match week 19 of the Premier League to keep their home record intact.
Enock Morrison scored the only goal of the game in the 21st minute, finding the back of the net with a sublime strike to beat Bechem United goalkeeper Aziz Haruna Daari.
The win takes Asante Kotoko to the second spot in the League log with 31 points – five points behind Aduana FC who were held by King Faisal.
Sampson Eduku scored yet again as Tamale City came from behind to snatch a point against Legon Cities at the El Wak stadium.
Eduku netted in the 49th minute to cancel Kofi Kordzie’s 37th-minute opener as the two teams shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw.