Ghana

2020/21 GPL: King Faisal 0-0 AshantiGold

King Faisal drew with Ashgold King Faisal drew with Ashgold

King Faisal Babes failed to take advantage of their home to beat AshantiGold SC in a matchday 20 fixture in the Ghana Premier League as they remain in the relegation zone.

They shared the spoils with a scoreless draw at the Nana Ameyaw Park in Techiman on Saturday afternoon.

AshantiGold tried to unlock the Faisal goalposts on several occasions but goalkeeper Danlad Ibrahim was too good to prevent all attempts.

Ibrahim was named man of the match after his exploits on his very first start for Faisal.

Faisal head coach Kasim handed a maiden to Danlad Ibrahim who is on loan from Asante Kotoko SC.

The Ghana U20 goalie made his debut last week against Aduana Stars coming on to replace injured Abdul Jabal Adams.

Club top scorer Kwame Peprah also returned to the starting lineup after recovering from injury.

Amed Alim and Awudu Mohammed were also given their very first starts in the Green and White shirt.

Romain Folz, head coach of AshantiGold also made two alterations to the squad that beat Hearts of Oak 1-0 last weekend with Kwadwo Amoako coming back in the lineup.

Amoako replaced Samed Mohammed who picked a knock against Hearts following a man of the match performance.

Richard Osei Agyemang returned from suspension to take the place of Empem Dacosta.

The home side with an early attempt in the 3rd minute when Peprah's shot was greatly saved by goalkeeper Kofi Mensah to deny him.

Faisal came very close to opening the scoring in the 29th minute but Awudu Mohammed shot hits the woodwork.

The Miners also came close to getting the breakthrough as Stephen Owusu Banahene's effort missed by posts by inches on the hour mark.

Football news:

Griezmann spoke with Hamilton and visited the Mercedes boxes at the Spanish Grand Prix
Barcelona feels that Neymar used it. He said that he wanted to return, but extended his contract with PSG (RAC1)
Aubameyang to the Arsenal fans: We wanted to give you something good. I am sorry that we could not
Atletico did not lose at the Camp Nou. Busquets' injury is the turning point of the match (and the championship race?)
Verratti injured his knee ligaments in PSG training. Participation in the Euro is still in question
Neymar's contract in one picture. Mbappe wants the same one
Manchester United would like to sign Bellingham in the summer, not Sancho. Borussia do not intend to sell Jude