By: Akosua Adjei.
Ghana Women’s Premier League champions Hasaacas Ladies have qualified to the finals of the ongoing Super Cup after defeating familiar foes Ampem Darkoa 3-0 at the Madina Astro Turf.
The Women’s Premier League Super Cup is a preseason tournament for the first 4 teams in each zone of the Ghana Women’s Premier League. While Ampem Darkoa, Ashtown Ladies, Prison Ladies and Kumasi Sports Academy represented the Northern Zone, Hasaacas Ladies, Ladystrikers, Soccer Intellectuals and Berry Ladies made up for the Southern zone.
Ahead of the maiden edition of the WPLSC, teams were grouped in 4 teams of 2 with Soccer Intellectuals, Ampem Darkoa, Prisons Ladies and Berry Ladies were drawn in Group A. Group B is made up of Hasaacas Ladies, Ladystrikers, Kumasi Sports Academy and Ashtown Ladies.
After the first round, CAF Women’s Champions League finalist Hasaacas Ladies, two time National Women’s League champions Ampem Darkoa, former Women’s FA Cup champions Prisons Ladies and Ladystrikers qualified to the semi finals.
Success Ameyaa’s brace and Veronica Appiah’s goal for Hasaacas Ladies made it three wins in three matches against Ampem Darkoa this year. Meanwhile, Ladystrikers defeated Prisons 4-0 to set a finals date with Hasaacas Ladies.
Meanwhile, the chairperson for the WPLSC committee Ayisha Ayison has applauded the team for the level of quality displayed on the pitch. According to her, I expect the level of competition to go higher but so far so good. The teams haven’t disappointed at all and the finals will be even better”.
The Madina Astro Turf will host Ampem Darkoa and Prisons Ladies at 3pm on Sunday before Hasaacas and Ladystrikers battle it out for the ultimate at the same venue at 6pm.