Kotoko to depart for Dubai for pre-season on Thursday


Asante Kotoko have confirmed their pre-season tour in Dubai ahead of the 201/22 Ghana football season.

The Porcupine Warriors will leave the shores of the country on Thursday for the Arab country.

The training tour will kick off on October 7th and end on October 22nd and will be streamed live on Kotoko’s digital platform, CEEK.

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The pre-season camp will be under the watch of new head coach, Prosper Narteh Ogum who replaced Mariano Barreto on a two-year deal.

Ghana’s top-flight league is scheduled to begin on October 29, 2021 with Kotoko travelling to Dawu to face Dreams FC.

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Chief Executive Officer of Accra Great Olympics, Oluboi Commodore has said Gladson Awako’s contract with Hearts of Oak has been terminated after the Phobians failed to stick to the terms of the contract.

Awako, 30, joined the Ghana Premier League champions on a two-year deal before the start of their Africa campaign.

Revealing the reason behind the new development, Oluboi reiterated that Hearts of Oak agreed to pay Gladson Awako’s transfer fee in two instalments adding that the first instalment was on the 13th of September and the second was to be paid on October 2.

However, the Phobians have failed to pay the second instalment of the agreement.

“We had an agreement with Hearts of Oak and they wanted to pay 50 per cent. The first instalment was paid on the 13th September,” he revealed on Accra based Happy FM.

“The second instalment was to be paid on October 2. In the agreement, it was said if they fail to pay the money, the agreement is nullified or terminated which was signed by Vincent Sowah Odotei

Gladson Awako is currently Great Olympics player and must return to the club now. Any amount paid is not refundable, he added.

Source: Atinkaonline.com | Ishmael Atiemo


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