CAF CC: Dr. Kwame Kyei steps-in to increase Kotoko players’ bonuses after group stage qualification

Executive Chairman of Kumasi Asante Kotoko Dr Kwame Kyei has stepped in to increase the bonuses of the players after they expressed their unhappiness on the amount given to them. Each player was given $500 (GH2,456) as qualification bonus for making it to the money zone last Sunday. But According to reports in Kumasi, the players quizzed why they were given $500 instead of the $20,000 they were promised. FootballMadeInGhana.com has gathered this morning that, the Executive Chairman of the club has resolved the issue by increasing the bonus for…

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Techiman Eleven Wonders report Larbi Koomson to Techiman Police

The owner of Techiman Eleven Wonders Nana Ameyaw has reported his player Larbi Koomson to the Police CID in Techiman. Footballmadeinghana.com can revealed that Nana Ameyaw who doubles as the owner of Ampem Darkoa Ladies has reported Larbi Koomson to the Police CID to arrest him after going AWOL since signing for the Techiman-based club. Larbi Koomson has not a kicked a ball for the Techiman-based club since signing for them last year. The club is demanding for a refund of the signing on fee from the player. Larbi Koomson…

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CAF CC: Tetteh talks about the powerful Blue Lions Ultras of Al-Hilal

Former Al-Hilal striker Abednego Tetteh has admonished Asante Kotoko to be aware of  hard core supporters group of the Sudanese giants when the two clubs meet on February 3rd. C.K Akonnor’s side will travel to Khartoum for their group C opener against the Sudanese and Ghanaian striker Tetteh who represented the Leader of the Country in 2016 has been speaking to FootballmadeinGhana.com ahead of the duel. “What Kotoko has to avoid is an early goal.” “They have a very powerful Ultras called the Blue Lions who will not make things…

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Asante Kotoko miss out on Dreams FC mercurial midfielder Eli Keke

C.K. Akonnor’s desire to secure Dreams FC midfielder Emmanule Eli Keke to strengthen the Kotoko midfield for the group stage of the CAF Confederation Cup has hit the snag, FootballMadeInGhana.com can reveal. The former Dreams FC manager had requested for the intelligent midfielder to augment his squad for the current campaign but the midfielder is unavailable. Eli Keke, 23, has been in the country for the winter holidays and is expected to rejoin his club Olafsvik Vikigur in Iceland in the coming days. FootballMadeInGhana understands that CK Akonnor inquired about…

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Akonnor, statistically best Kotoko manager in Africa for last 27 years

His appointment as Asante Kotoko head coach in October 2018 was met with divided opinion. One part thought he deserved to coach the Ghanaian giants having done similar at Elven Wise , Hearts of Oak , Dreams FC and Ashantigold whilst others questioned Charles Kwablan Akonnor’s proven track record. But after his first four games in Africa, Akonnor boasts of the best record of any Kotoko manager in any African competition for the last 27 years. Better than Ernst Middendorp, Ralf Zumdick, Ian Porterfield, Hans Dieter Schmidt, Bashiru Hayford, Samuel…

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Ghanaian international Mahatma Otoo out for three weeks with a thigh injury

Ghanaian striker Mahatma Otoo will be out of action for three weeks due to a thigh injury. The forward was forced out of his side’s clash with Altidornu on Sunday after feeling a sharp pain in the thigh and subsequently requested to be replaced after 30 minutes. An MRI scan and tests results on Tuesday revealed a minor thigh muscle injury which will keep Otoo out for three weeks. Mahatma Otoo wrote in a social media post “Today’s MRI revealed a minor muscle related issue. Hmm!, occupational hazard. Doctors say…

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Kotoko defender Abdul Ganiyu donates to his former school and Fun Club

Asante Kotoko SC defender Ismail Abdul Ganiyu has donated books to his former school Wa Municipal Model JHS just 3 days after leading the club into the CAF Confederation Cup group stages. The hardworking defender also donated some few items to his fan club in his hometown, Wa. The former Wa All Stars and Karela United FC centre back donated 1400 exercise books and 620 pens to the students of Wa Model JHS at a short ceremony staged at the school’s premises in Wa. The defender spoke to footballmadeinghana.com after…

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Djodi eyes Kotoko switch

  Ashanti Gold skipper Richard Ella Djodi has stressed that he is ready to join Kotoko if they need his services. Djodi explained Kotoko is a great club with massive supporters so he is cool if they want his signature. “Kotoko is a big team in Ghana, with a big fan base, and if they want me, I’m OK” Djodi told Ash FM “C.K. is a big coach, I like his training sessions because he pushes every player to be at the top. I will be very happy to work…

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Kotoko to resume camping on Wednesday

  Kumasi Asante Kotoko will regroup on Wednesday as they start serious preparations for their CAF Confederations Cup Group C game with With Al Hilal in Omdurman on February 3. The Porcupine Warriors were given a day off after sealing a 2-1 win over Coton Sports on Sunday to secure a Confederations Cup money zone ticket. The technical team of Kotoko led by head coach CK Akonnor will take the team through their usual routines whilst videos of their opponents will be assessed in the coming days. Currently, Kotoko are…

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AshGold goalie Robert Dabuo calls for massive support for Kotoko in CAF Confederation Cup

AshGold shot stopper Robert Dabou has urged Ghanaians to offer their maximum support to Asante Kotoko in the CAF Confederation Cup. Robert Dabuo who helped AshantiGold to win the maiden edition of the Betway Cup over the weekend told FootballMadeInGhana.com that, Asante Kotoko are representing Ghana in the elite competition and need the backing of the whole nation. “We should all give our maximum support to Asante Kotoko in the Confederation Cup because they are representing Ghana in Africa,” he said. “I will urge them to try and win all…

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