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MATCH REPORT: Jonah Attuquaye’s penalty hands Royals 3-2 win over RTU Featured

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Legon Cities recorded a 3-2 win at home to Real Tamale United in the match day two of the 2021/22 Ghana Premier League.




Cities welcome new entrants RTU to the Accra Sports Stadium in a crunch encounter - with both sides hoping to annex a win but the Royal proved too strong for the Pride of the North.

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It was the home side who drew first blood through Joseph Adjei as he stunningly heads-in from a corner to give Cities the lead in the 22nd minute.


Adjei’s goal was short lived as David Abagna equalized with a neat finish to make it 1-1 seven minutes later.


Nathaniel Akwah fired a superb free-kick straight into the left top corner to make it 2-1 for the Royals.


Jonah Attuquaye scored the third goal to snatch the win for Cities through a penalty.


Danger man for RTU David Abagna netted the late penalty to score brace to make it 3-2, but that was not enough to help them pull parity and go back to the North with a point.


By: Pascal Nii Gogo Amoah

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