Berekum Chelsea hosted Liberty Professionals at the Golden City Park where Emmanuel Clottey’s first half strike proved to be the difference between the two.
Chelsea were by large the better side in the opening minutes of the encounter at the Berekum Golden City Park.
The visitors resorted to more long range balls as Chelsea played it tight in midfield and defense.
Coach David Ocloo’s team had their moments despite the tenacious pressing of the from the home side.
The Blues however finished the half on top after veteran striker Emmanuel Clottey poked home from close range deep in injury time.
Liberty returned from recess with an improved performance but Chelsea were unyielding in their defensive set up.
De-Graft Amponsah and Wayo Abraham came in to replace Razak Boame and Issah Mubashar in the 51st and 53rd minute respectively but Chelsea held on to the slim advantage to record their maiden victory of the ongoing season after four games of asking.
The win propelled Chelsea to 6th while Liberty remain 12th with 3 points.