Medeama star Vincent Atinga scored a dramatic late penalty as Medeama sporting club downed spirited Accra Heart of Oak in the ongoing Ghana premier league matchday 6 outstanding game on Wednesday afternoon.
The rather fantastic match was set to end in a stalemate when Medeama was awarded a penalty in the eighty-two minutes.
Atinga stepped up and powerfully slotted the ball home to secure three points for GPL favorites.
Medeama almost took the lead within a minute, as striker prince Opoku’s long-range effort was just wide of the near post.
Akwasi Donsu had the best chance of the first half for Medeama sporting club, making a 30-yard dribble on the far-side touchline, then rounding a Heart of Oak midfielder, but his shot was tame and it was straight at Richmond Ayi.
In the second half, Awako came close to scoring for his side, as King Archerson headed over Awako’s free-kick.
A point was snatched from Heart of Oak right at the very end when Atinga calmly dispatched a dramatic late penalty.