English born Ghana international, Andy Yiadom, inspired his championship into a vital 1-3 win at the Villa park. The 21 year old right back earned a spot kick and an assist for his promotion side in the away triumph.
The England born Black Stars full back earned the first spot kick for the visitors which was dispatched with precision 21 minutes into the game . The inspired Ghanaian then capped his explosive outing for Barnsley with a sumptuously laid ball on the 41st minute to double his side’s lead. Tom Bradsel feasted on the Ghanaian’s precise cross the take the game away from the host .
Compatriot,Albert Adomah then located Jonathan Kodjia inside the crowded box to pull one back for Villa only for Barnsley to restore their 2-0 lead moments later. The win took Barnsley into the mid table in the log whiles Villa continues their downward spiral in the division.
Yiadom made his Ghana debut at the just ended Nation’s Cup staged in Gabon whiles Boakye missed out despite his rich form with the beleaguered Aston Villa.