Asante Kotoko Thrash Inter Allies In Club Friendly
Asante Kotoko thrashed Inter Allies 3-0 in a friendly game at the Accra Sports Stadium on Wednesday, as part of preparations for their CAF Confederations Cup campaign. Captain Amos Frimpong opened the scoring from the spot after Inter Allies defender Desmond Abugah handled the ball in the box.
Guinean imports Naby Laye Keita doubled the lead after pouncing on a lose ball following a defensive error from Inter Allies to slot home for the Porcupine Warriors. Former WAFA captain Martin Antwi completed the thrashing of the Tema based side, a club he once represented, after some intricate passes from the CAF Confederations Cup campaigners.
The Porcupine Warriors, who will face Kenyan side Kariobangi Sharks in the CAF Confederation Cup 1/16th stage were dominant against Allies. Coach C.K Akunor’s side will leave Accra for Aburi in the Eastern Region to continue preparations for the game against Kariobangi.
Meanwhile, the Reds will play the national U-23 team, the Black Meteors on Sunday in another friendly encounter.
Asante Kotoko Sporting Club, also known as Asante Kotoko is a professional football club from Kumasi, Ashanti. Based at Kumasi Sports Stadium, they compete in the Ghanaian Premier League. They have been champions of the Ghana Premier League a record 23 times, and have won the CAF Champions League twice.
International Allies FC is a Ghanaian professional football club based in Tema, Greater Accra. They play in the Ghana Premier League.