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Hearts beat Olympics on penalties to win 2019 Homowo Cup

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Hearts beat Olympics on penalties to win 2019 Homowo Cup

Accra Hearts of Oak prevailed on penalties to beat city rivals, Great Olympics, to win the 2019 Homowo Cup played at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday.

The teams were playing in the second leg of the match after last week’s goalless first leg and a winner needed to be found.

Hearts started well and went close in the 10th and 15th minutes of the first half with attempts from Emmanuel Mintah and Kofi Kordzi but they could not find the net until the 70th minute.

Mitchelle Sarpong scored for Hearts but two minutes later, Olympics were back in the game with a goal from Iddrisu Saler.

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There were no more goals in regulation time and so, penalties were needed to find a winner.

Hearts were perfect from the spot with their first three kicks but Olympics only scored one of their first three kicks and that gave the trophy to Hearts of Oak.

Source: citisportsonline.com

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Lecturer’s Betslip Pops Up On Screen During Lectures

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It was a hilarious moment when a University lecturer’s betway betslip poped up on screen during his lesson.

The students started hailing and chanting his name whilst others burst into uncontrollable laughter.

According to sources, the lecturer used the projector which is connected to an external drive to explain his lesson but unfortunately, his betslip was on display instead of the picture he wanted to show his students.

It’s no doubt that betting is the new way of making money. With the rich and grown men into it, why wouldn’t the youth follow their footsteps since some claim it’s the easiest way to get rich.

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Source: ENewsGhana.com

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Hearts Of Oak Humbled By Kumasi Asante Kotoko At Accra Sports Stadium

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Kumasi Asante Kotoko have trashed their long-standing rivals, Accra Hearts of Oak to a 2-1 defeat at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday the 26th of January, 2020.

The first meeting between the two mammoth clubs in Ghana in 2020 ended in tears for the Phobians.

Kotoko were off to a good start when Justice Blay headed home from a lovely cross on the 11th-minute mark.

The hosts got their equalizer in the 64th minute when their talisman Joseph Esso took advantage of a loose ball in Kotoko’s penalty box.

The game was heading for a stalemate before Kotoko’s Naby Keita snatched the maximum points for the Porcupine Warriors from the penalty spot.

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From the league table, Kotoko have now moved to the fourth position with 12 points in their first 6 games.

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Cristiano Ronaldo Beats Lionel Messi To Become The 5th Top Goalscorer In Football History

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5-time world footballer of the year, Cristiano Ronaldo is now the fifth top goalscorer in football history as he has overtaken Gerd Muller on the list.

Cristiano Ronaldo is now in the fifth position after his goal-scoring run for Juventus with as his outstanding brilliance singlehandedly inspired Juventus to a comfortable yet narrow 2-1 victory over Parma at the Allianz Stadium last weekend.

Ronaldo has now scored staggering 736 goals in 1028 games at the top level with only a few footballers including Hungarian icon Ferenc Puskas who has 747 goals and Selecao legend Pele who has 767 leading him.

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However, should Ronaldo’s goalscoring run continue, he might overtake these two legends.

Brazilian legend, Romario is the second-highest goalscorer in history with 772, while Czech-Austrian legend Josef Bican is the most prolific goal-scorer with 805 goals.

Here are the top goalscorers in history according to Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation (RSSSF)

1. Josef Bica: 805 goals

2. Romario: 772 goals

3. Pele: 767 goals

4. Ferenc Puskas: 747 goals

5: Cristiano Ronaldo: 736 goals

6. Gerd Muller: 735 goals

7. Lionel Messi: 717 goals

Source: ENewsGhana.com

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