Athletics News of Saturday, 25 May possibly 2019
Officers of Asante Kotoko and Cote D’ Ivoire together with the organisers of the 2019 Otumfuo Cup match, on Friday, May perhaps 24, offered the trophy to the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, at his palace in Manhyia, in Kumasi.
This types element of the construct-up to the Otumfuo Cup match between the two international rivals at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday, Might 26.
The match is in commemoration of the 20th Anniversary celebration of Otumfuo Osei Tutu II who ascended the throne 20 several years ago.
The contingent that paid a courtesy call on the Lifetime Patron of Asante Kotoko integrated management and enjoying entire body of each Asante Kotoko and Asec Mimosa, organisers, sponsors and some supporters of Kotoko.
The two sides jointly introduced the match trophy to the King, who just after obtaining it, stated he was joyful both sides have approved to honour him on his 20th anniversary celebration.
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, said he was conscious of the rivalry between Asante Kotoko and Asec Mimosa and urged each nations to continue on the brotherliness that existed.
He explained the gamers must show aggressive spirit on the field of enjoy but need to be cautious not to bodily harm their opponents.
He advised the players to be of fantastic character equally on and off the pitch bearing in head they played for big brand names.
The game would kick-off at 15:00GMT with gate expenses fastened at GHC10 for the Preferred Stand, GHC 20 for the Centre Line and GHC50 for the tickets to the VIP stand.