Ghana Premier League First Round General Stats

  1. Ghana Premier League General Stats

✔️ Captain of Berekum Chelsea Stephen Amankona is the first player to score in the 2020-21 Ghana Premier League

✔️ Prince Kpodo of Ebusua Dwarfs is the first player to receive red Card in the League

✔️ 18 Coaches started the league but only 7 are still at post.

✔️ Bright Adjei has scored 4 goals for Aduana Stars. All the goals were scored in their away games.

✔️ In week 17, 4 coaches started their first game with their new club

Samuel Boadu – Win – Hearts of Oak
Nii Odartey Lamptey – Win – Elmina Sharks FC
Joseph Asare Badiako – lost – Aduana Stars
Yaw Preko – Draw – Medeama Sc

✔️The most fouled players in the 18 yard box are

Patrick Razak – 3
Joseph Esso 3

✔️ WAFA has Conceded more than two goals in only two away games. Against

Hearts of Oak 4 – 0
Dreams Fc 3-0

✔️ 42 goalkeepers kept in the first round of the Ghana Premier League

✔️ Joseph Addo is the only goalkeeper to play in all the 17 games in the GPL

✔️ Asante Kotoko have lost just one game in their away match. They lost to Elmina Sharks in week 17

✔️ Karela United lost their first home game against Asante Kotoko in week 13.

Karela United 0-2 Asante Kotoko

✔️ Diawisie Taylor of Karela United is the only player to score in five consecutive games. He scored 6 in five games ( from week 5 to week 9)

✔️ Augustine Boakye scored in three consecutive games ( from week 3 to week 5)

✔️ Goalkeeper with most Nasco man of the match awards

Winfred Honu – Legon Cities = 2

✔️ First goalkeeper to score in the league is Razak Issah = week 1 against Elmina Sharks

✔️Defenders with most goals in the League are Konadu Yiadom and Dennis Kwodwo Korsah – 3 goals

✔️ Players that have scored Own goals this season

Isaac Kwain – Aduana Stars
Fuseini Muntawakilu – King Faisal
Emmanuel Adjetey – Inter Allies

✔️ Frimpong Boateng of King Faisal is the player with most long range goals
Boateng Frimpong – 3
Richmond Lamptey – 2

✔️ Prince Okraku of Eleven Wonders is the only player to score three goals as a substitute.

✔️ Isaac Mensah of Hearts of Oak has managed 2 goals as a substitute

✔️ King Faisal Goalkeeper Kaisan Yasiu is the first keeper to Concede 4 goals in the League

✔️ Aduana Stars defender Isaac Kwain is the second player to be sent off in a match ( red card

✔️ Amed Simba Toure scored the fastest goal in the league. 3 minutes

✔️Liberty Professionals player George William Ansong is the first player to miss a penalty in the league.

✔️ Dreams Fc goalkeeper Solomon Agbasi is the first goalkeeper to receive red card in the League

✔️Bawa Lord Martey is the first keeper to save a penalty in the league

✔️ In week 4 of the league, Richard Mpong scored from a corner kick for Elmina Sharks. He scored against Aduana Stars

✔️ Berekum Chelsea, Elmina Sharks and King Faisal won their first game in week 4

✔️Appiah MaCarthy is the only player to score three free kicks in the league

✔️ The biggest come back in the league happened in week 11

King Faisal 4-3 Berekum Chelsea

✔️ Karela United won their first away game in week 14 against Ebusua Dwarfs

✔️ Razak Abalora, Richard Attah, Bawa Lord Martey and Fatau Dauda have all saved a penalty in the first round

✔️ King Faisal won their first league game after 16 matches in week 4

✔️ Al Saed Salifu is the third keeper to win MVP in the league after Joseph Addo and Fatau Dauda

✔️ Players who missed penalties : George Ansong, Diawisie Taylor, Kwame Poku, Manaf Umar, Raddy Ovouka Isaac Mensah, Kwame Peprah, Yaw Annor

✔️ Only seven clubs are yet to change their coach this season

✔️ Hanson Hans Kwofie scored his first goal in his first game for Ashgold after signing for the club in week one and also scored in his first game for Legon Cities this season in week 15

✔️ Moro Salifu has scored 6 goals for Bechem United this season. 5 from the spot kick (Penalties)

✔️ Abraham Wayo is the leading top scorer for Liberty Professionals and he has scored all the three goals from a spot kick

✔️ New signings who joined in the second transfer window scored in their debute

Hans Kwofie – Legon Cities
Ahmed Toure – Medeama Sc

✔️ December Coach and player of the month

Ernest Danso – Bechem United Coach
Gladson Awako – Great Olympics player

✔️ January Player and Coach of the month

Evans Adotey – Karela United Coach
Diawisie Taylor – Karela United player

✔️ Great Olympics is the club with most red card – 3

✔️ Player of the month
Salifu Ibrahim – Hearts of Oak 5
Benjamin Acquah – Ebusua Dwarfs 5
Gladson Awako – Great Olympics 4
Kwame Peprah – King Faisal 4

✔️ Ashgold is the club with most goals 27 and the same club have Conceded the highest goals 24

✔️ Inter Allies have Conceded 19 and have scored 9 goals

✔️Clubs with most wins
Karela United 9
Great Olympics 9

✔️ Jonah Attuquah of legon Cities have scored in match Day one of the Ghana Premier League in two season

In the truncated 2019 season, he scored in week one against Hearts and in the 2020-21 he scored in week 1 against Berekum Chelsea

✔️Inter Allies is the team with the minimum win record – 3

✔️Inter Allies have lost 11 games in the first round this season

✔️ Legon Cities is the first club to sack their coach. It happened in week 2 after losing to Accra Great Olympics

✔️Coach Maxwell Konadu was Sackey on Friday 18th December 2020 ahead of Kotoko’s game against Dreams Fc in week 6

✔️ Six goalkeepers with Nasco man of the match awards

Sabi Acquah Ferdinand – WAFA
Razak Abalora – Asante Kotoko
Joseph Addo – Aduana Stars
Fatau Dauda – Legon Cities
Winfred Honu – Legon Cities
Al Saed Salifu – Great Olympics

✔️ In week 7, WAFA player Daniel Lomotey scored 4 goals in a single game and the Augustine Boakye also assisted 4 times in the game. WAFA 5-4 Medeama Sc

✔️ Nii Odoom, Kosta Papic, Samuel Nii Noi and Samuel Boadu have all coaches Hearts of Oak this season (4 coaches)

✔️Four Foreign Coaches started the GPL – Goran Barjaktarevic – Legon Cities
Milovan Cirkovic – Ashgold
Henrik Lehm – Inter Allies
Slavisa Bozicic – King Faisal

After match day 17, all the coaches have left their clubs

✔️ 17 red cards in the first round

✔️ In week 7, two new coaches played their first game

Nana Andy Sinason – King Faisal
Dani Mujkanovic – Inter Allies

GPL Top Four
Karela United 31
Accra Great Olympics 30
Hearts of Oak 27
Medeama SC 27

Last three
16.King Faisal 17
17. Liberty 15
18. Inter Allies 12

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