GPL: Hearts beat Medeama to stay top as Olympics drop out of top four

Hearts of Oak beat title challengers Medeama 2-0 at the Accra Sports Stadium to stay top of the Ghana Premier League.

Man of the match Ibrahim Salifu gave the Phobians the lead before Benjamin Afutu’s second-half header settled the contest in the Phobians’ favour on Sunday evening.

The win leaves Hearts of Oak three points ahead of Asante Kotoko who play Inter Allies on Monday.

Earlier on Sunday, Bechem United ended a run of bad results with an impressive win over Berekum Chelsea at the Nana Gyeabour Park.

Great Olympics are out of the top four following a surprise defeat at King Faisal, Karela United now third on the table after ending Legon Cities resurgence.  

AshantiGold and Elmina Sharks won at home against Ebusua Dwarfs and Eleven Wonders respectively while WAFA drew 1-1 with Dreams FC at home.


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