Athletics News of Sunday, 26 May 2019
Welcome to our live protection of the 2019 Otumfour Osei Tutu II Commemorative Cup sport at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. The match is a renewal of the rivalry amongst two significant West African Clubs, Kumasi Asante Kotoko compared to ASEC Mimosas.
The match is in commemoration of Otumfour Osei Tutu II 20 yrs on the Asante Golden Stool.
Asante Kotoko and ASEC Mimosa have with each other annexed 81 main trophies in record and have contributed immensely to the progress of football and unity in Africa not forgetting the terrific football skills they have developed in time past.
Asante Kotoko have had a fantastic campaign at the continental amount at the CAF Confederations Cup in which they managed to access the Group Levels of the competitors with an unbeaten operate.
The Porcupines have having said that unsuccessful to replicate their very good variety in the ongoing NC Distinctive level of competition possessing a rough nightmare possessing concluded 2nd driving regional rivals, Ashanti Gold but they managed to seal a semifinal berth and will be hoping to return to the continental phase subsequent period if they realize success at generating it to the finals.
ASEC Mimosas on the hand have been extremely very good especially in their league. In Africa this time, they performed in the CAF Champions league the place they have been drawn in the exact same team with WAC, Sundowns and Lobi Stars. They also unsuccessful to progress to the knockout phase.
ASEC is not new to soccer followers in Ghana, in earlier a long time they have performed versus each Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko. Just just lately in 2018, they took on Aduana Stars in the Confederations Cup.
ASEC landed in Ghana past Thursday with most of their critical players, as component of the arrangement, equally groups compensated a courtesy stop by to the King on Friday at the Manhyia Palace where they all offered to him their duplicate jersey with his title customized at the again.
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