Ghana Super Cup

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Ghana Super Cup
Founded 1996
Region Ghana
Number of teams 2
Current champions Aduana Stars (1st time)
Most successful club(s) Asante Kotoko
(3 times)
2018 Ghana Super Cup

The Ghana Super Cup is a football competition involving a match played between the champion of the Ghana Premier League and the winner of the Ghanaian FA Cup in Ghana. The first GSC competition took place in the 1996–1997 season, with a thirteen-year hiatus between the seasons 1998–2010 with Asante Kotoko being the most successful club in the competition history, having won the cup on three occasions with the first being in 2012, the second in the 2013 GSC competition after defeating Medeama (3–0) in the finals and the last being 2014 because they won both the league and fa cup in that year,they were given the super cup without kicking the ball.[1]

The current cup holders are aduana stars.

Winners[edit]

Year Winner Score Finalist Ref.
1997 Hearts of Oak 1–0 Ghapoha [2]
1998 Hearts of Oak 2–1 Asante Kotoko [3][4]
2011 FC Nania 1–1 (4–3 pen.) Berekum Chelsea [5]
2012 Asante Kotoko 2–0 New Edubiase United [1]
2013 Asante Kotoko 3–0 Medeama
2016 Medeama 1–0 Ashanti Gold
2017 Wa All Stars 1–0 Bechem United [6]
2018 Aduana Stars 1–0 Asante Kotoko [7]

Top performing clubs[edit]

Club City / Region Titles Runners-Up Last Title
Asante Kotoko SC Kumasi, Ashanti 3 2 2014
Hearts of Oak SC Accra, Greater Accra 2 0 1998
Medeama SC Tarkwa, Western 1 1 2015
FC Nania Legon, Greater Accra 1 0 2011
Wa All Stars Wa, Upper West 1 0 2017
Aduana Stars Dormaa Ahenkro, Brong-Ahafo 1 0 2018
Ghapoha Tema, Greater Accra 0 1
Berekum Chelsea FC Berekum, Brong-Ahafo 0 1
New Edubiase United FC New Edubiase, Ashanti 0 1
Ashanti Gold SC Obuasi, Ashanti 0 1
Bechem United Bechem, Brong-Ahafo 0 1

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Asante Kotoko beat Edubiase to win Ghana's Super Cup". cafonline.com. 1 October 2012. Retrieved 2 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Ghana 1996/97". rsssf.com. 9 July 2009. Retrieved 17 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "Ghana 1997/98". rsssf.com. 9 July 2009. Retrieved 17 February 2012. 
  4. ^ "Ghana Super Cup Renamed After Icon Sly Tetteh". peacefmonline.com. 3 October 2011. Retrieved 17 February 2012. 
  5. ^ "Abedi inspires Nania to Super Cup triumph". cafonline.com. 3 October 2011. Retrieved 17 February 2012. 
  6. ^ https://int.soccerway.com/matches/2017/01/22/ghana/super-cup/wa-all-stars/bechem-united/2390529/?ICID=HP_MS_76_01
  7. ^ Aduana Stars beat Kotoko to lift Super Cup