2022/23 Ghana Premier League: Week 17 Match Preview – Samartex vs Legon Cities

Published on: 10 February 2023

FC Samartex will host Legon Cities in a match week 17 encounter on Sunday afternoon at the Nsenkyire Sports Arena in Samreboi

FC Samartex was beaten 2-0 by Medeama SC in their last game in the Ghana Premier League which was played at the Akoon Park in Tarkwa. Vincent Atingah and Jonathan Sowah scored for Medeama.

The Timber Giants are 14th on the Ghana Premier League table with 20 points after 16 games.

On the other hand, Legon Cities beat King Faisal 3-1 in their last game in the league at the El-Wak Sports Stadium. Jonah Attuquaye, Felix Kwaku Hammond, and Nasiru Moro scored for Legon Cities while Benjamin Bature scored for Faisal. The Legon Cities are 11th on the league table with 21 points.

Samartex possible starting lineup: Lawrence Ansah, Richard Baidoo, Godwin Abusah, Enoch Afful, James Serwornu, Emmanuel Adu Siaw, Ebenezer Acquah, Emmanuel Keyekeh, Prince Antwi, Mammud Issah, Ibrahim Giyasu

Legon Cities possible starting lineup: Winfred Selorm Komla Honu, Suleman Mohammed, Michael Ampadu, Ahmed Rahman, Nii Gyashie Bortey Acquaye, Alex Aso, Kwabena Adu Meider, Andrews Ntim, Nasiru Moro, Michel Otou, Sadat Mohammed

Eric Osei Bonsu of Legon Cities is the player to watch in this encounter.

Predicted scoreline: 2-2 Based on the current form of both sides we expect them to share points.