GPL: Bechem United originate from behind to beat Eleven Marvels
Bechem United taped their extremely first success in 2021 on Friday at the Nana Fosu Gyeabour park in the Ghana Premier League to go top of the table.
The Hunters came from an objective to beat regional rivals Eleven Marvels FC 3-1 in a questionable fashion.
Bechem coach Kwaku Danso made just one change to his squad that lost 2-1 to Elmina Sharks FC last Sunday in Elmina.
Captain Moro Salifu is suspended and didn’t make the match squad. His location was taken by Abdul Karim Ayeh.
Ignatius Osei-Fosu made three changes to his the Marvels team that beat King Faisal Babes 1-0 last weekend.
Skipper Simms Kwayie went back to the starting lineup for the very first time in a very long duration after recovering from a long-lasting injury as he replaced Adu Boahen.
Top marksman Salifu Ibrahim also returned to the starting lineup in place of Razaq Jafar.
Frank Amankwah filled in Abdul Mugeese Zakaria.
George Ameyaw maintained his place in the goalposts for the visitors as very first option goalie John Moosie didn’t make the match squad.
The visitors got their noses in front in the 17th minute after Samuel Boakye linked a pass from midfielder Ollenu Ashittey to score his first goal of the project.
The Hunters levelled matters 15 minutes from full-time through a penalty shot which was put at the back of the web by Emmanuel Owusu Boakye.
Hafiz Wontah Konkoni struck the second for Bechem in the 83th minute.
Listowel Amankona put the icing on the cake in the 90th minute with a lovely surface to hand all optimum indicate the Hunters who ended their winless drought after 4 matches.
The Hunters tape their very first win in 2021 as Marvels extended winless run at away to 6 video games.
Bechem move to the peak of the premiership standings with the vital triumph with 19 points from 11 video games.