Elmina Sharks beat Hearts on penalties to win Bakatue Cup

By Mutala Yakubu
Elmina Sharks beat Hearts in Bakatue Cup finals
Elmina Sharks beat Hearts in Bakatue Cup finals

Elmina Sharks beat Hearts of Oak 4-2 on penalties on Sunday, July 8, 2018, to win the Bakatue Festival Cup at the Nduom Sports Stadium.

Hearts took the lead in the 7th minute through young striker Kojo Obeng Junior.

Sharks hit back after Benjamin Boateng beat Hearts goalkeeper Ernest Sowah from the spot.

Isaac Mensah and William Dankyi scored during spot kicks but Camara Nguessan and Kojo Obeng missed to hand the hosts the initiative.

Sowah saved Samuel Arthur's kick but Sharks scored their final spot kick to lift the trophy.

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