All You Need To Know After Match Week 2 Of The Ghana Premier League

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Match week two of the 2020-2021 Ghana Premier League season was played from Friday, November 20 to Tuesday, November 22, 2020 across seven league centers (Accra, Techiman, Bechem, Berekum, Dawu, Elmina, Anyinase).

Match week two produced a lot of excitements and goals. A total of 20 goals was scored out of 9 games and three players were shown red cards.

Here are all the statistics you need to know after #GPLwk2;

RESULTS AND NASCO MAN OF THE MATCH WINNERS

Eleven Wonders 2-0 Ebusua Dwarfs
Ibrahim Salifu – Techiman Eleven Wonders

Accra Great Olympics 3-0 Legon Cities
Gladson Awako – Great Olympics

Bechem United 1-0 WAFA SC
Moro Salifu – Bechem United

Berekum Chelsea 1-1 Asante Kotoko
Habib Mohammed – Asante Kotoko

Dreams FC 2-1 Medeama SC
Michael Agbekpornu – Dreams FC

King Faisal 1-1 Aduana Stars
Joseph Addo – Aduana Stars

Elmina Sharks 1-1 Liberty Professionals
Benjamin Tweneboah – Elmina Sharks

Karela United 1-0 Inter Allies
Diawisie Taylor – Karela United

20 goals in 9 games (2.22 goals per game)
Home wins – 5
Away wins – 0
Draw – 4
Cleansheets – 4
First Half Goals – 8
Second Half Goals – 12
Home Goals – 14
Away Goals – 6

There were three players who were shown red cards in this matchweek;

  1. Prince Kpodo of Ebusua Dwarfs became the first player in the Ghana Premier 2020/21 to receive a red card
  2. Isaac Kwain of Aduana Stars
  3. Dennis Mensah of Elmina Sharks

FIVE penalties were awarded in the #GPLwk2
Four were converted very well
Tettey Nortey (Eleven Wonders) vs Ebusua Dwarfs
Maxwell Abbey (Great Olympics) vs Legon Cities
Diawisie Taylor (Karela United) vs Inter Allies
Issah Ibrahim (Dreams FC) vs Medeama SC

One was saved by a goalkeeper
Penalty Missed
George Ansong (Liberty Professionals) vs Elmina Sharks
Lord Bawa Martey, goalkeeper of Elmina Sharks saved Ansong’s penalty kick.

2020/21 stats after #GPLwk2

43 goals in 17 games (2.53 goals per game)
Home wins – 6
Away – 0
Draws – 11
Cleansheets – 6
First Half Goals – 19
Second Half Goals – 24
Home Goals – 26
Away Goals – 17

TOP GOAL SCORERS

Hans Kwofie (Ashgold SC) – 3
Kojo Obeng Junior (Hearts of Oak) – 2
Kwame Opoku (Asante Kotoko) – 2
Prince Okraku (Eleven Wonders) – 2
Diawisie Taylor (Karela Utd) – 2
Kwame Peprah (King Faisal) – 2
Daniel Lomotey (WAFA SC) – 2

Compiled by Kwabena Asante Marfo, KobbyKyeiSports