Kotoko go level at top after Olympics hold Hearts of Oak

Kumasi Asante Kotoko have gone level on points with league leaders Accra Hearts of Oak after the Porcupine Warriors beat Ashantigold 1-0 on Sunday before Hearts of Oak were held to a 1-1 draw by city rivals Accra Great Olympics in Accra.

On Sunday,

Hearts of Oak had to settle for a draw after local rivals Great Olympics snatched a point in a thrilling game at the Accra Sports Stadium.

Hearts of Oak dominated the early exchanges and were finally rewarded for their efforts in the 49th minute when Emmanuel Nettey fired in after Salifu Ibrahim’s corner was palmed out by the Olympics goalkeeper.

The Dade boys grabbed the equalizer against the run of play, when Maxwell Abbey Quaye stole ahead of his marker to head home, after an uncharacteristic mistake from Hearts’ Raddy Ovouka.