Athletics Information of Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu, the daily life patron of Kumasi Asante Kotoko has released monies to the administration of the club to settle some credit card debt owed the gamers.
According to Ankobeahene, Baffour Kwame Kusi II the Asantehene has produced an amount of GH₵710,000 to the club to pay back some salary arrears.
The gesture is in fulfilment of a promise manufactured to the gamers by the revered king when they known as on him last week.
The players in revealing their biggest stress, appealed to Otumfuo to support the club offset some money owed owed them.
“Yes, it is correct. A 7 days ago, Otumfuo invited the playing human body which was accompanied by the staff supervisor (Ohene Brenya), though CEO was informed ahead of the conference.
“Nana experienced a lengthy chat with the players about their welfare. Their main worry was their signing-on-cost owed the senior gamers, nevertheless they shared a large amount of their issues which we can not provide them to the general public.
“When we calculated the financial debt, it was about GHc7.1 billion (old forex) which was to crystal clear all the signing-on-cost. Following a 7 days, Nana identified as the BoD chairman (Kwame Kyei) to appear for the revenue to settle the players,” Ankobeahene Baffour Kwame Kusi II is quoted to have said by professional-Kotoko site MyFabolousOnline.
The information is enormous drive for Kotoko who are making ready for dicey tie from Medeama on Saturday.
Subsequent their drawn recreation with Accra Fantastic Olympics, rivals Hearts of Oak who defeated Inter Allies 1- have shut the gap at the gap at the prime with just two factors.