On a sunny Boxing Day afternoon at the Nii Amoah Okromansah Park at Amrahia, hosts Samaria Ladies  lost 4-2 to Valued Girls  in a pre-season friendly.

Thelma Baffour opened the scoring in the 5th minute for the visitors with a sublime finish. Valued Girls proved lethal in the 15th minute when they increased their lead through Nana Ama’s strike. Shortly after, Elizabeth Oppong pulled one back for the homesters in the 25th minute.

Samaria’s  misery was compounded when, Thelma Baffour scored her second, which was the third for her side.

After the break, Salima Jibril Sai once again restored the hope of Samaria Ladies with a sensational solo goal. Valued Girls kept on pushing for more goals as they exploited the defensive errors of the premier league side but blew away a penalty they were awarded.

On the 89th minute mark, Thelma Baffour completed her hat-tricky with a cheeky strike which sent her team into a state of frenzy as they walked away 4-2 winners of their bout with Samaria Ladies on Boxing Day

The match ended 4-2 in favor of Valued Girls.

By: Akosua Adjei