Hasaacas Ladies beat Ampem Darkoa on penalties to win First Lady Cup

Hasaacas Ladies clinched their fifth trophy of the year when they defeated Ampem Darkoa Ladies 5-4 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in regulation time in the maiden edition of the First Lady’s Cup at the Accra Sports Stadium on Friday, December 10, 2021.

The Sekondi-based club started the game brightly in the first 5 minutes but Ampem Darkoa grew into the game in a fairly balanced match.

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In a ran of play, Sonia Opoku sweetly connected from a through pass, slightly lifting the ball beyond the reach of Grace Banwaa.

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Hasaacas Ladies grew stronger in the second half and got rewarded for their persistent attacks through Jafaru Rahama to send the game into a penalty shoot-out.

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In the penalty shoot-out, carried the day, winning 5-4 despite missing the first spot-kick.

Hasaacas Ladies’ win over Ampem Darkoa is a historic quintuple for any Ghanaian club.


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