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MTN FA CUP: Hearts in trouble, Medeama, FC Berekum triumph


Accra Hearts of Oak’s dream of winning the MTN FA Cup ended after a 2-1 loss to second-tier side Bibiani Gold Stars.

Mohammed Polo’s men have struggled to find consistency domestically in their last three games. The Phobians have now lost two-straight competitive games.

Reigning champions Medeama SC progressed into the next round following a 2-1 win over Star FC in Koforidua on Saturday.

Premier League representatives, Ashantigold, Liberty Professionals, FC Berekum and King Faisal have all progressed into the next round following victories in their respective games. However, Dwarfs, Heart of Lions and Amidaus Professionals were knocked out of the competition.


Round of 64 results


Berekum FC  3-0 Wenchi United

Gold Stars 2-1 Accra Hearts of Oak

AshantiGold 3-1 BA United

Score FC 1-2 Medeama

Dolphins FC 2-2(4-2 pen) Guan United

Prestige FC 0-1 Istanbul FC

New Edubiase 4-0 Bolga Man City

Tarkwa United 2-0 Hearts of Lions

Ebusua Dwarfs 1-1(4-5 pen) First Klass FC

Okwawu United 1-0 Real Athletico

King Faisal 3-1 Tuobodom Santos

Starke FC 1-2 Hasaacas

Pure Joy 2-1 Ajax Fc

Bechem United 4-0 Cape Coast Strikers

Amidaus Professionals 0-2 Danbort FC


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