Angry Kotoko fans disappointed with output of Kotoko Express App

Some subscribers of the Kotoko Express App has expressed massive disappointment in the operations of the app following poor output in recent times. The ardent supporters are overly unhappy with the operations of the club’s official app for failing to satisfy them. The official club app, launched in December last year has failed to provide subscribers with the needed information despite promising fire and brimstone during its launch. Subscribers have been left disappointed after the failure of the app to meet their expectations. Some of the disappointed fans have even…

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Kotoko captain backs Fatawu Safiu to continue red-hot form

Asante Kotoko captain Amos Frimpong has singled out teammate Abdul Fatawu Safiu for praise after his sensational start to the NC Special Competition. Fatawu has been in red-hot for the Porcupine Warriors, scoring five goals in five appearances in the ongoing novelty league. “Now he (Safiu) has been playing better than his previous days with the team and to have scored five goals in the special competition tells us that he is playing very well and he is a very good player.” Frimpong told the Daily Graphic in an interview. “I hope…

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TOTAL AFCON U17: Fabin guides Uganda to heavy win over Tanzania

Ghanaian trainer Paa Kwesi Fabin guided Uganda to record their first win in the ongoing Total AFCON U17 with a heavy win over hosts Tanzania. The hosts have been kicked out of the competition following the defeat to Fabin’s boys. A 16th minute strike from Andrew Kawooya opened the scoring for the hungry Ugandan side that lost their opener to Angola by a lone goal. Two minutes to the half hour mark, Ivan Asaba unleashed a powerful drive which could not be saved by Hassan Kingwaga to increase the lead…

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Amos Frimpong wants to gatecrash Ghana squad for AFCON

Kotoko captain Amos Frimpong is hoping to earn a place in Ghana national team for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. The 27 year old defender made his Black Stars debut in the friendly against Mauritania last month after he was invited for the AFCON qualifier against Kenya. Amos believes he has done enough to merit a place in Kwesi Appiah’s team for the continental showpiece in June. “I hope to be part of the Black Stars team that participate in the AFCON in Egypt. I believe I…

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Amos Frimpong expects Ghana to scale through Group F

Kotoko captain Amos Frimpong has predicted Black Stars to go through the 2019 Africa Cup of Nation group stage ‘without a problem’, but cautioned against complacency. Ghana have been pooled in Group F alongside defending champions Cameroon, Benin and Guinea Bissau. Kwesi Appiah’s men will be looking to end Ghana’s 37-year wait for an AFCON title after three missed chances in 1992, 2010 and 2015. Ghana will open their campaign against Benin on June 25, four days before facing Cameroon, whom they lost to in the semi-final of the last championship. The…

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Karim Zito to be enskinned as Waziri of Nsawam Zongo

  Dreams FC technical director Abdul Karim Zito will be enskinned as the Waziri (Krontihene) of the Nsawam Zongo this weekend. The veteran trainer is among twelve astute people who are forming the new cabinet of the chief of Nsawam Zongo. The occasion to swear in Zito as the Waziri of Nsawam Zongo will be held on Sunday April 20 at the Al Rajihi Islamic School field in the Nsawm Municipality. Born and bred in Nsawam Zongo, Zito featured prominently for Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Kumapim Stars during his playing…

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Akonnor to scout for Black Stars ahead of AFCON

  Kumasi Asante Kotoko head coach Charles Akonnor will be part of Kwesi Appiah’s back room staff for the 2019 AFCON in Egypt. Footballmadeinghana.com understand that the former Black Stars skipper and two others will be scouting for the team and they will also spy on the other countries and bring information to the head coach. Akonnor was one of the three coaches who scouted and spied for Avram Grant as Ghana reached the finals of the 2015 AFCON in Equatorial Guinea. The Kotoko coach is having a great season…

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VIDEO: The story of Ibrahim Sunday, the first African to play in the German Bundesliga

Ibrahim Sunday is perhaps the most decorated Ghanaian footballer in the history of the CAF Champions League. He was the first Ghanaian, and arguably, the first African to have won the CAF Champions League as a player and as a coach. He won it with Asante Kotoko as a player in 1971 and rose to coach the side to win it as a coach for their last time in 1983. Sunday was the first coach in the history of African Sports FC of Ivory Coast to have guided them to…

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Amos Frimpong comfortable with new role

Asante Kotoko skipper Amos Frimpong says he has no problem playing at the center back instead of his usual full back role, adding ‘I’m happy playing at my new role.” Recent injuries to Wahab Adams and Ganiyu Ismael and a poor form of Agyemang-Badu has forced C K Akonnor to use the captain in the center back role in the Normalization Committee Special Competition. Speaking to the media after the clash with Bechem United, Amos Frimpong revealed that he is happy with the new role assigned to him by coach…

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NC Special Competition: Bechem United 1-1 Asante Kotoko – Magical Shafiu rescues point for determined Porcupine Warriors

Magical Abdul Fatawu Safiu converted a second half penalty to rescue a point Asante Kotoko against Bechem United on Sunday. Despite taking an early lead in the first half through Owusu Achau, the Hunters couldn’t hold on to their lead as Fatawu got an equalizer in the second half. C K Akonnor gave Collins Ameyaw his first start since his return from Berekum Chelsea, coming on for Emmanuel Gyamfi. The hunters started the game very well and went in search of the opener while Asante Kotoko looked composed. Kwadwo Owusu…

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