Asante Kotoko have been crown bosses of the 2021/22 Ghana Premier League following a 1-1 draw with Ashanti Gold SC on Thursday.
The Porcupine Warriors came from an objective down to grab a draw at the Len Clay Stadium in Obuasi, which guaranteed their lead at the highest point of the table is currently unrealistic.
The home side opened the scoring in the primary half after the in-structure Yaw Annor slice through Kotoko’s safeguard before serenely terminating the ball past goalkeeper Danladi Ibrahim.
Annor, who has now scored 20 association objectives this season and is joint top scorer close by Franck Etouga Mbella, had a few different opportunities to twofold Ashanti Gold’s lead yet lightened his lines.
The Miners were made to regret their botched opportunities in the last part when Maxwell Agyemang rose most noteworthy to head home from Ibrahim Imoro’s free-kick to reestablish equality.
The draw sees Kotoko move 10 focuses clear at the highest point of the table with only three matches left in the Ghanaian association.
Prosper Narteh Ogun’s side holds a superior straight on record over the other top-four groups, which makes it unthinkable for them to be surpassed regardless of whether they lose their leftover matches.
In the interim, the Porcupine Warriors have additionally now deposed rivals Hearts of Oak, who cavorted to the title last season.
Kotoko’s most recent title is their 25th in the Ghanaian topflight and develops their status as the best group in the country.