Former AshantiGold striker Yaw Annor stole the show as he scored four magnificent goals, propelling Ismaily SC to a resounding 4-1 triumph over Al Ittihad Alexandria in the Egypt Premier League. The thrilling match, held at the Ismailia Sports Stadium, saw Ismaily SC secure their ninth victory of the season in the intense clash against Al Ittihad.
The 25-year-old exhibited his goal-scoring prowess with a stunning display. He initiated the goal-fest with a fine strike in the 4th minute, followed by a spectacular effort that Al Mahdi Soliman, the opposing goalkeeper, inadvertently deflected into his own net. Annor then extended Ismaily SC’s lead to 3-0 with another goal in the 20th minute, showcasing his potency in front of the net.
Yaw Annor, exhibiting remarkable endurance, played the full match and further demonstrated his brilliance with a fourth goal, achieved through a mesmerizing solo run in the 62nd minute. His outstanding performance left fans in awe and the opposition struggling to contain his attacking prowess.
Yaw Annor’s goal-scoring ability has been evident throughout his career. Two seasons ago, he had an explosive run in the Ghana Premier League, bagging an impressive 22 goals in 30 matches, earning him the prestigious top-scorer award.
Ismaily SC’s Bold Investment: Annor’s remarkable form at AshantiGold caught the attention of Egyptian side Ismaily SC, leading to a significant investment of $200,000 for his signature. This move showcased the club’s confidence in the talented striker’s abilities and has undoubtedly paid off with his match-winning performance.
Despite receiving a call-up to Ghana U23 in 2018, Yaw Annor chose to represent the Hawks of Togo at the international stage, owing to his Ghanaian father and Togolese mother. His commitment to the Togolese national team has provided him with additional opportunities to shine on the global football stage.
Yaw Annor’s four-goal spectacle was a stunning display of his talent and tenacity. Leading Ismaily SC to a commanding victory, he showcased why he is a prized asset for the club. As he continues to dazzle in the Egypt Premier League, football fans eagerly anticipate more extraordinary performances from this remarkable striker.