Ghana Division one League side Accra Lions has been promoted to the Ghana Premier League after their gracious win over Danbort FC on Sunday.
Lions defeated Danbort FC thanks to a brace from Dominic Nsobila and a goal from Oliver Amedor.
Accra Lions won by a 3:1 over their counterpart who is base in Nungua.
The game which started on a slow note saw Dominic Nsobila of Accra Lions break the deadlock early in the first half to put his team ahead before halftime.
Both team spoiled a lot of chances in the first half .
Four minutes into the second half Accra lions increased their chances of qualifying for the premier league with a good strike from Oliver Amedor.
With five minutes remaining, Nsobila scored his second goal of the day putting the game out of reach for the hosts. With this the fans of Accra Lions started rejoicing because they all knew everything is over to now be promoted into the premier league.
The home team didn’t want to disgrace their supporters so in the dying ember of the game they grabbed a consolation goal to at least get their fans happy.
Accra Lions have earned promotion to the top division for the first time following an excellent campaign that saw them go head-to-head with Tema Youth in Zone III.
By Patrick Nkansah