We'll maintain top spot until the end of the season - Medeama coach Evans Adotey

Published on: 22 May 2023

Head coach of Medeama SC, Evans Augustine Adotey is confident his side will secure their first Premier league title after dismantling Hearts of Oak at the Accra Sports Stadium of Oak on Sunday, May 21 2023.

The Yellow and Mauve swept aside the Premier League giants at the Accra Sports Stadium as they leapfrogged Aduana to reach the summit of the league standings.

The Tarkwa-based club inflicted an emphatic 5-1 win over the Phobians to go top of the table after 31 matches.

Medeama shot into the lead through Derrick Fordjour in the 17th minute but the Phobians restored parity through a Salifu Ibrahim spot kick on 31 minutes.

The visitors scored two additional goals through Vincent Atinga and Jonathan Sowah as they went to recess with a 3-1 advantage.

After the break, Jonathan Sowah and Kwesi Donsu found the back of the net again to seal a comfortable 5-1 win.

"Once we are there, we are winning the league. Trust me, we are winning the league after this game. And lo and behold my mission is fulfilled, and trust me we are maintaining the top spot until the final day."

Medeama's last three games are against King Faisal, Samartex and Tamale City and they must win all of them if they want to be champions.