Sissamba Empire Football team has been crowned champions of the Sarpeiman 2021 Homowo Football Cup which was held at the Sarpeiman Park in the Ga West Municipality if the Greater Accra region of Ghana on Sunday, August 8, 2021.
The Sissamba Empire team beat their counterparts, Arrows of Sarpeiman 2-1 organised by Noryaa Benovolent Foundation.
The annual competition which is aimed at ensuring unity and peace among the GaDangme people especially natives of Sarpeiman was successful.
After few minutes of the kickoff, Sissamba Empire team piled up pressure on their opponents and deservedly snatched the leader in the 25th minute.
Both teams resumed the second session with greater determination but Sissamba team who were slightly on top, scored their second goal in the 50th minute.
Arrows of Sarpeiman repulsed the attack and got one goal consolation making it 2-1 in favour of the Sissamba team.
The Chief Executive Officer of Noryaa Benovolent Foundation and the Development Chief of Sarpeiman, Nii Abbey Okanfrah I, said they intends to spread their tentacles in the coming years and come fun activities.
“We are happy and will describe proceedings as a success. It’s been challenging but I think my Chiefs and the Traditional Authority helped in executing the job decently. In the subsequent years, we shall be spreading our wings to cover other sporting disciplines to make it grand. It has been very exciting and I’m happy to be here”. He added.
Nii Abbey Okanfrah I, presented the trophy to skipper of Sissamba team.
Among the guests and personalities who watched the match was the Chief of Sarpeiman, Nii Sarpei Agbetekor III, Nii Abbey Okanfrah I, the Akwashong, Nii Odiasempa, Moshie Chief of Fanteakwa District, Alhaji Mohammed, Head of Nii Lomo Tetteh Family of Sarpeiman, Samuel Otokwa Lomo, Secretary of Sarpeiman Traditional Authority, Clinton Elvis Cudjoe among other personalities.
By: Paul Mamattah