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21.04.2019 Football News

Betway Easter Gala Winners Awarded

Staff Writer
Sports Betway Easter Gala Winners Awarded
APR 21, 2019 FOOTBALL NEWS

This year's Betway Easter Gala knockout tournament, that featured community teams from Nungua and Pokuase in the Greater Accra Region, Akim Oda in the Eastern Region and Takoradi in the Western Region, came off Saturday 20th April 2019.

Eight (8) participating teams went head-to-head at Lance Park in Pokuase, Nungua Town Park in Nungua, Oda Community Park in Akim Oda and Red Park in Takoradi to compete in the seven-a-side knockout tournament. The top three teams at each location shared a total prize of GHC 5,000 with the champions walking away with a massive GHC 2,500 in cash.

In Accra, Avengers FC were the champions of Lance Park, overcoming Future Stars in a thrilling contest, while Emmanuel FC walked away from the Nungua Town Park with all the spoils after beating Danbort FC, 1-0.

Effiakuma No. 2 and New Takoradi squared off in an electrifying final at Red Park in Takoradi, with Effiakuma No.2 lifting the Betway Easter Gala Cup after emerging 3-2 winners.

Oda Old Town walked away from Akim Oda with the bragging rights after beating Aboabo by 5 goals in an exciting 5-4 contest. The third/fourth playoff between Oda Newton and Akim Swedru was just as captivating as the final, and ended 1-0 in favour of Oda Newtown.

Betway prizes and souvenirs were awarded to fans who put their skills to the test in-between kick-offs in a number of exciting games including table tennis and foosball.

The event, which took place simultaneously across all the different regions, was established by the leading sports betting company in Ghana, Betway, with the aim of bringing different communities together during the festive season

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