Elmina Sharks targeting first Ghana PL win

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Skipper of the new boys Charles McCarthy believes their fans deserve victory for their unflinching support

Elmina Shark captain Charles McCarthy is bent on leading his outfit to a first ever victory in the Ghana Premier League in their welcome of Tema Youth on Sunday.

On their maiden season of topflight football, the new boys have not had a good start as expected, having lost a game and drawn another thus far.

The side succumbed to a 1-0 home defeat to league leaders Aduana Stars in their first game, before holding Great Olympics to a 2-2 stalemate.

“It [Tema Youth encounter] is a game we have to win," McCarthy said, as reported by Ghana Sports.

"We have to win for our fans in Elmina; they have been there for us.

“We got our first point in the League against Olympics and it was a big motivation for us.

“This time, we want to get our first victory in the league and it is good we will be playing at home. 

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"We just hope for the best.”

Sharks currently sit 12th on the league table, six places below Youth, whom like the Elmina-based club, are newly-promoted.

 

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