Accra Great Olympics chances of surviving in 2016/2017 premier league has become brighter after defeating former league Champions, Ashanti Gold by a lone goal over the weekjend. This results means Great Olympics have their destiny in their own hands depending on the other results.
Great Olympics lie 15th on the league table with 36th points and they will play against Bechem United who lies 13th with 38 points.
Accordingly, head coach of Great Olympics , Godwin Attram is highly optimistic that, his side will surely survive.
He stated, “I think survival for Great Olympics is very bright now. Looking at the league table and the permutations, you can see that qualification for Great Olympics is very bright and we hope it will come to reality. ” Attram said.
He added that, Olympics have suffered a lot so they need to survive and take advantage to solve all internal issues.
“Olympics have suffered a lot so we all believe that we will survive this time around so that we can solve all problems for the club to take its rightful position in Ghana Football.” The former Olympics and Black Stars player said.
He finally admitted that, their last game against Bechem United in Bechem will determine their fate in the Premier League but his side will do everything possible to win it which he dubbed a ‘do or die affair’.”
“Bechem United have 38 points so they will come all out to play like Ashgold did but we will beat them. The game against Bechem is a do or die affair. We have no excuse if we want to come out of the relegation. Our destiny is in our hands. We have to do everything possible to win that game. We thank God that we are better than Inter Allies and other clubs in terms of head to head so 39 points will take us from relegation zone. ” Attram noted..
Great Olympics have won nine games, drawn nine and lost 11 with a total of 36 points. accumulated 36.
By: Gabriel Obu