Reigning MTN FA Cup champions, Kumasi Asante kotoko SC, are on the verge of securing the services of Liberty professional defender, Samuel Sarfo ‘Maldini’. The Dansoman based central defender is reportedly expected in Kumasi to complete the mammoth move by the close of the week.
Kumasi Asante Kotoko SC are bent on bolstering their defensive department of the club heading into the 2018 CAF Confederation campaign. The Reds in Ghana footballs dispatched arc rivals, Accra Hearts of Oak, by a 3-1 score line in the grand finale of the 2017 MTN FA Cup to book their place in next year’s continental assignment.
Samuel Sarfo ‘Maldini’, one of the star players in the just ended Ghana premier league season, registered an impressive 8 goals as a defender to salvage Liberty Professional from the drop. The Police officer cum footballer then rounded a remarkable season at the Carl Reindorf Park with a maiden call up into the Black Stars setup as a reward for his stupendous form in the nation’s topflight. If completed, Sarfo will be competing with Mohamed Awal and Ahmed Adams for a starting spot at the heart of Kumasi Asante Kotoko’s defense.