Sports activities News of Monday, 20 May perhaps 2019
Head Mentor for Asante Kotoko, Charles Kwablah Akonnor has disclosed that he was amazed with the overall performance of striker Sogne Yacouba on Sunday in opposition to Medeama SC in the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Normalization Committee (NC) Exclusive Opposition.
The ahead returned to the starting up line up to pair up front with Abdul Safiu just after recovering from an injuries he endured at the tail end of their CAF Confederations Cup Marketing campaign a couple of months ago.
The harmful striker marked his return to the matchday starting line up by scoring the opening goal in the side’s 2- victory in excess of the Yellow and Mauves at the Baba Yara Athletics Stadium yesterday.
Talking to the media right after the match, CK Akonnor shared that the Burkinabe import injected some freshness into the crew and he was happy with his effectiveness on the day.
“I was delighted with the reality that Yacouba came in and he introduced in some freshness into the crew and performed incredibly well”, Mentor Akonnor mentioned.
The ex-Black Stars captain additional defined that his facet had been outplayed on the day by their opponents but have been fortuitous adequate to have been much more efficient upfront which assisted them to get all 3 points.
“They performed, we scored. Technically they had been very good, they stored the ball but they ended up inefficient upfront. We had been effective upfront. We struggled when we dropped possession to go the ball but all over again we appeared sharper upfront and we delivered”, he reported.
He extra, “We didn’t engage in as well very well but like is claimed, upfront we have been efficient. The likelihood we experienced we had been in a position to change it and we gained the match”.