The final football match to climax the 2019 Brong Ahafo Inter Schools and Colleges Super Zonals lived to its billing, when Sunyani Senior High School (SHS) played an inspiring game to defeat their counterparts from Berekum SHS, to break a 13 year old jinx.
Sunyani SHS beat Berekum SHS 11-10 on penalties after the thrilling game watched by a massive crowd ended 1-1. It was Berekum SHS, who took the lead and the fans went wild, but before they would settle, the cheers that greeted the goal, the wonder boys from Sunyani had equalized.
The ding dong battle had to be decided with the spot kicks, and Sunyani proved better.
Mr. Nsiah Agyepong, the headmaster of Sunyani SHS, Mr. Nsiah Agyepong was very happy with the victory as his school has not won the football trophy over the past 13 years.
The headmaster, who before the competition motivated his side by providing them with good accommodation, also awarded them a handsome winning bonus.
Known as ‘Show Boy’ in Sunyani, the head master praised his student footballers and urged them to defend it next year. The game proved that there are vast football talents in Ghana.