President Kwesi Nyantekyi’s club side, Wa All Stars, defeated Liberian side Barrack Young Controllers 2-1 on Sunday to finish third to pick up the bronze medal at the West African Football Union (WAFU) invitational soccer tournament in Dakar.
The Ghanaian champions took the lead in the first half after BYC had missed several goal scoring chances through Van-Dave Harmon.
BYC got the equalizer in the second half through David Tweh’s left foot strike in the roof of the net after forward Sam Jackson skilfully passed his opposing defenders to provide the assist for the young talent.
But Enos Adipah’s boys managed to nick victory before full-time to make amends for the 3-0 defeat to AS Tanda.
The four-team tournament which also featured US Goree from Senegal was sponsored by FOX Sports TV Network of Los Angeles, United States.