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Sports News of Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Source: ghanacrusader.com

Ebenezer Assifuah kicked out of French League Cup

Rampant Ebenezer Assifuah has been bundled out of the Coup de la ligue in a thrilling 7-6 penalty shootout defeat at the hands of Tours. The leading marks man in the French second tier drew a blank in the cup tie to end any hopes of annexing the ultimate.

The Le Havre top scorer came off the bench in the final four minutes but could not replicate his league’s scoring form in the 0-0 stalemate. The Ghanaian import showed his ruthless attacking instincts by hitting three shots on target on his arrival only to end the game on the losing side.

Jean Michel Fotaine saw his spot saved by Kacou in post for Tour as Le Havre crushed to a 7-6 penalty setback in the cup tie. Ebenezer Assifuah made a dream start to his Ligue II season with four goals in 4 games to surge summit in the top scoring chart.