Hafiz Konkoni scored a first-half hat-trick as Bechem United secured a comprehensive victory over Real Tamale United in a highly entertaining match at the Nana Gyeabour Park on Wednesday.
The hosts dominated the game from start to finish and were never really in any danger of losing.
The first half was an open and entertaining affair with both sides looking to take control of the game. Bechem United started brightly and took the lead after 30 minutes when their midfielder Isaiah Nyarko put the ball in the net.
The goal boosted Bechem United's confidence, as Hafiz Konkoni scored a brace in two minutes to increase the lead to three-nil. Just before halftime, the striker scored his third goal.
Real Tamale United came back strongly in the second half, cutting the deficit to two goals thanks to goals from Mohammed Sadat and Mustapha Fuseini.
However, Bechem United regained control and scored two goals, thanks to Clinton Doudu's brace, to seal an impressive 6-2 victory for the Hunters in front of a boisterous crowd.
The result sees Bechem United move up to second place in the league table and puts them in a strong position to challenge for the title this season.
RTU remain in the top half despite the heavy defeat.