A brace from Hans Kwofie propelled Legon Cities to their fourth win of the ongoing Ghana Premier League season over Elmina Sharks on Wednesday evening.
Legon Cities recorded a 2-0 resounding home victory over the Sharks in their match-week 16 clash at the Accra Sports Stadium.
The home side started the game on a good note as they piled an intense pressure on Elmina Sharks to open the score before the half-hour mark.
Coach Bashir Hayford was forced to make an early substitution as he introduced Richmond Antwi to mark his debut for Legon Cities after Foster Brimah had sustained a knock.
On the 25th minute, newly-signed striker Legon Cities registered the opener for the Royals with a superb finish to furstrate the visitors.
Legon Cities managed to prevent the upfront of Elmina Sharks from scoring with the chances created in the last twenty minutes of the first half as it ended in a 1-0 lead in their favor.
Back from recess, Legon Cities continued their impressive performance as exhibited in the first half which gave them another goal after five minutes.
Kwofie doubled the lead for Legon Cities on the 50th minute to ensure them all the needed points to climb up from the dropzone.
Elmina Sharks gained possession in the mid of the second half but their efforts went furtile as they failed to unlock the backline of Legon Cities.
Legon Cities currently occupies 13th position with 19 points whiles Elmina Sharks peg 14th position with seventeen points after match-day 16 of the 2020/21 Ghana Premier League season