Awoshie A-Lang Wins 2018 Sallah Cup Trophy


A-Lang soccer team of Awoshie, a highly respectable suburb of Accra, won the 2018 edition of the Sallah Cup after beating Town Council Line team 2-0 at the Town Council Line park in Accra.

The A-Lang side broke the virginity of the game through 18th minutes mark to end the first department of game to a 1-0

They further extended their lead to 2-0 in the 76th minute to win the well arrange Sallah Cup organised by the Youth Chief of A-Lang Sarki Mohammed Bonkano.

The A-Lang side created numerous chances in the opening quarter of the game but the attackers generously let TCL team off the hook.

TCL team should have taken the lead in the 7th and 21th minutes but the defenders of A-Lang kept busy in most parts of the first-half to saved the situation for their side.

In the early minutes of the second-half, it was A-Lang team who had the first chance after the recess as TCL defence failed to deal with a goal-mouth melee and the ball fell to A-Lang striker who fired wide to the disappointment of the fans.

TCL team gradually settled into the game but keeper for A-Lang had to be at his best to save sticky situations from the TCL strikers.

Handing over the trophy to the A-Lang team, the chief of A-Lang Sarki Adamu Wala also known as Sarki Namadina advised both teams to take their training serious to enable them have the opportunity to play for the national teams in the near future.

Additionally, he called on various football stakeholders to turn their focus on the Zongo youth as they have the talents and skills to play for the various national teams.

On his part, the Chief of Town Council line, Alhaji Numo Suleman Wangabi congratulated the A-Lang team for emerging champions of the 2018 Sallah Cup and call for a re-match.