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I will quit Kotoko if they ever bribe a referee -Steve Polack


Kumasi Asante Kotoko Head Coach Steve Polack has vowed to quit his role as Head Trainer if he gets word of any form of bribery or corruption within the club. Kotoko were accused of bribing the referee after they were controversially handed four penalties in their 1-0 win over CARA Club of Brazzaville in the CAF Confederation Cup game on ...

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Players showed confidence in taking penalties- Polack


Kumasi Asante Kotoko Head Coach Steve Polack has credited his players for showing confidence in stepping up to take penalties in their dramatic CAF Confederation Cup first round qualifier against CARA club of Brazzaville. Yakubu Mohammed stepped up to convert Kotoko’s fourth spot kick of the game in injury time, after Sadick Adams, Baba Mahama and captain Amos Frimpong had ...

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Kotoko players promised 2-bedroom houses if they win Confed Cup


The Executive Chairman and bank roller of Kumasi Asante Kotoko, Dr. Kwame Kyei, has pledged to reward the entire playing body with a two bedroom apartment each should they win this year’s CAF Confederation Cup. The Porcupine Warriors will begin their continental campaign at home against Congolese side CARA Brazzaville on Sunday. According to media reports, each player will also ...

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Dreams FC show support for Aduana Stars, Asante Kotoko Africa campaign


Dreams FC has backed both Aduana Stars and Asante Kotoko in their respective continental football assignments this weekend. Aduana Stars head to Egypt to play Libyan side, Al Tahaddy, in the CAF Champions League while Kotoko host Congolese side Cara Club in the CAF Confederations Cup. On Tuesday, Dreams FC released a statement of support for the two teams and ...

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Aduana beat Kotoko to lift Super Cup


Ghana Premier League winners, Aduana Stars, beat Assante Kotoko, 1-0 at the Len Clay Stadium on Sunday to win the Ghana Super Cup. The league winners clinched the first trophy of the season thanks to a 62nd minute strike from Bright Adjei. Aduana started well and almost scored in the 8th minute but Derrick Sasraku could not finish a set ...

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Nuttal, Polack react to GHALCA G8 semi-final clash

Frank Nuttal (left), Steve Polack (right)

Head coaches of Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko, Frank Nuttal and Steve Polack, shared their thoughts on the GHALCA G8 semi-final clash their teams were involved in on Wednesday. Hearts won the tie 4-2 on penalties after the match ended goalless after 90 minutes. Eric Donkor and Owusu Jackson failed to hit the target for Kotoko while Richard Akrofi ...

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Hearts beat Kotoko on penalties to make GHALCA G8 final


Accra Hearts of Oak beat rivals Kumasi Asante Kotoko 4-2 on penalties to advance to the final of the GHALCA G8 preseason tournament following a 0-0 draw at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. Captain Eric Donkor and Jackson Owusu missed their kicks while Ben Mensah and Felix Annan both saved a kick each as Hearts marched on to the ...

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GHALCA G8: Kotoko beat Aduana to qualify for semis


Kumasi Asante Kotoko secured a hard-fought 2-0 victory over Aduana Stars at the Baba Yara Stadium to qualify for the semi finals of the on-going GHALCA G8 pre-season competition. Two long range efforts in either half from Eric Donkor and Kwame Boahen ensured Kotoko sailed through Group A as winners of the group. Both sides started with intensity but it ...

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Polack wants better from Kotoko after loss to Dreams


Asante Kotoko head coach, Steven Polack, says his team must improve in their performances if they will achieve their targets in the coming season. Polack watched his team fall to a 1-0 loss to Dreams FC on match day two of the ongoing GHALCA G8 Tournament on Wednesday at the Baba Yara Stadium. And after the match, he said that ...

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GHALCA G8 Day 2: Kotoko, Hearts fall to Dreams, Medeama


The nation’s two biggest teams, Asante Kotoko, were losing sides on the second day of the GHALCA G8 Tournament being played in Cape Coast and Kumasi. For Asante Kotoko, they were beaten 1-o by Dreams FC at the Baba Yara Stadium thanks to a goal from Richard Addai in the 45th minute after he connected a Zuberu Sharani cross. The ...

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