Asante Kotoko SC Management Member, Edmund Ackah has disclosed the rationale behind picking Ivorian giants Asec Mimosas for the Otumfou Osei Tutu 20th Anniversary cup match.
Asante Kotoko SC will on Sunday welcome Asec Mimosas to the Baba Yara Stadium for the aforementioned cup match. For that Edmund Ackah, Management Member of the Reds has revealed what propelled the Reds to settle on the Ivorian side for the clash over other clubs.
“We started our preparations towards the 20th Anniversary game against ASEC MIMOSA yesterday so we entreat all our supporters to come to the stadium on Sunday to support our great King(OTUMFOUR)”.
“The game would be a very big game looking at the pedigree of ASEC MIMOSA in Africa, so our supporters should come and cheer the players up to victory on Sunday to make OTUMFOUR and ASANTEMAN proud”, Ackah told Ashh FM.
“We chose ASEC MIMOSA because it’s a big club when it comes to African football”.
The Paramount Chief of the Asante Kingdom, Otumfou Osei Tutu II is celebrating his 20th day as the King of the Kingdom.
And will be playing Asec to honor his anniversary.
Story by Kolog Bonaventure