2023/24 Ghana Premier League Week 31: Match Report – Aduana Stars 1-0 Nations FC

Published on: 25 May 2024

Aduana Stars secured a narrow 1-0 victory over Nations FC in the Ghana Premier League Week 31 fixture, played on Saturday afternoon at the Nana Agyeman Badu I Park in Dormaa.

The two teams were evenly matched in the league standings, with Aduana Stars in 3rd place and Nations FC in 2nd, both with 46 points, making this a crucial encounter in the race for the top spot.

The first half was a battle for midfield supremacy, with both teams struggling to create clear-cut chances. The forwards from both sides were unable to break the deadlock, leaving the fans eager for more action in the second half.

Both teams emerged from the break with renewed vigor and tactical adjustments. The home crowd was instrumental, cheering on their team in search of the elusive goal.

Their efforts were rewarded in the 56th minute when midfielder Yussif Alhassan Chibsah found the back of the net for Aduana Stars. The goal was a turning point in the game, with Nations FC pushing for an equalizer, but the Aduana Stars defense held firm.

The game took a dramatic twist in the dying minutes of the game when Aduana Stars' defender Alex Boakye was sent off, reducing the team to ten men. However, Aduana Stars managed to hold on to their lead and secure the three points.

In their next league fixture, Aduana Stars will face Bechem United away, while Nations FC will lock horns with Accra Hearts of Oak at the Dr. Kwame Kyei Sports Complex.