Asante Kotoko defeated Bechem United 4-2 on penalties shootouts after a 2-2 draw to secure a place in the round of 32 of the 2022/23 MTN FA Cup.
The Porcupine Warriors had a fast to start to the game and scored twice in the opening 10 minutes of the game. Ugandan import Steven Mukwala struck both goals.
In the 18th minute, Isaiah Nyarko scored to reduce the deficit, before a deflected free-kick from Francis Twene hit the net in the 70th minute to make the score line 2-2.
The remaining minutes of the game saw no goals and penalties was needed to separate the two sides.
In the shootout, Bechem United lost 4-2, Fredrick Asare stopped the kicks of Hafiz Wontah Konkoni and Joseph Kinful.
At the Crosby Awuah Memorial (CAM) park, Karela United kicked out rivals Medeama on penalties after a 1-1 draw.
Steadfast won 1-0 to kick-out Tamale City, Samartex trash Adjoafuaman 4-1, Aduana FC scored in either half to beat Dormaa Unity 2-0 and so on.
RESULTS OF MTN FA CUP ROUND OF 64 GAMES PLAYED SO FAR
Heart of Lions 1-0 Adidome Unity Stars
STK Stars 1-0 Wale Wale Catholic Stars
Wa Power FC 1-0 Maana FC
Benab FC 0-0 Soccer 4 Souls FC (Benab won 4-2 on penalties)
Legon Cities 1-0 Accra Lions
Bofoakwa Tano 1-0 Kasena Nankana
Berekum Arsenal 1-2 Mighty Royals
Krystal Palace 1-1 Okwawu United (Krystal Palace won on penalties)
Liberty Professionals 1-0 Accra Athletic FC
MSK Zilina 2-0 Koforidua Semper Fi FC
WAFA 1-1 Skyy FC (Skyy won 5-4 on penalties)
Nzema Kotoko 1-1 Fijai Soccer Academy (Nzema Kotoko won 5-4 on penalties)
Real Tamale United (RTU) 4-0 Kumbung Binbiem
B.A United 0-1 Debibi United
Pro Football Academy 0-2 King Faisal
Nations FC 1-0 Pac Academy
Swedru All Blacks 1-2 Vipers
Kotoku Royals 1-0 Na God
Sefwi All Stars 0:1 Bibiani Gold Stars
Volta Rangers FC 1-1 Agbogba FC (Volta Rangers won 5-4 on penalties)
Rences 1-1 Best XI (Rences won 9-8 on penalties)
Adjoafuaman 1-4 Samartex
Unity 0-2 Aduana FC
Tamale City 0-1 Steadfast
Karela United 1-1 Medeama (Karela won 5-4 on penalties)
Asante Kotoko 2-2 Bechem United (Kotoko won 4-2 on penalties)
Baffuor Soccer Academy 1-2 Nsoatreman FC
Ebusua Dwarfs 1-0 Kenpong Academy
Wa Suntaa SC 0-0 Berekum Chelsea (Wa Suntaa won 4-3 on penalties)
Golden Kick 1-1 Great Olympics (Great Olympics won 3-1 on penalties)