Shadrach Baah Scores A Brace In Euro Hockey Cup Club Championship
BY: D.A. ABABIO JNR
The second yellow card Shadrach Baah saw in Young Stars Match against Napeos was cancelled after his team officials protested prior to their last pool match against Berdyscev today at 15:45 GMT.
His eligibility to compete in the game was confirmed but was fielded in the second half. Floriana Young Stars were down by 3 goals to nothing throughout the first half and few minutes in the second half. Ghana’s Skipper, Baah did his thing as he came in few minutes into the second half to cause a penalty corner with which his team did not spare the back board.
His resilience made him find the back of the net twice to increase their goal tally to 3. However, Floriana Young Stars lost in a narrow ran to Ukrainian side Berdyscev 5 goals to 3. Regardless of their defeat, they still qualify to play winners of Pool A in the Semi-finals tomorrow at 13:00 GMT.
In a close discussion with Shadrach, he pointed out that there were no limits to reaching greater heights in the ongoing tournament. “I urge all Ghanaians to remember me in prayers, so to make the nation proud”, he added.