Aduana Stars coach, Yusif Abubakar, has praised the performance of Eleven Wonders, despite edging past them 3-1 in the second round of group matches in this year’sGHALCA G8 tournament.
The ‘Ogyaa Boys’ currently occupy top spot in Group A having accumulated six points from two matches so far and are in pole position to qualify to the next round of the
Speaking at a post match interview after the win against the newly promoted Ghana Premier League side, Abubakar highlighted the positives drawn from the match and lauded the efforts of his opponent who provided the avenue for him to correct some mistakes.
“It’s also another test. It wasn’t an easy game despite winning by 3-1 because they have alerted us that we need to focus in whatever we’re doing.
“When you look at today’s game we game with the same formation we used the last time because when I watch their [Eleven Wonders] last match they are also good in ball possession, so we needed to improve on our pressing.
“So it wasn’t bad, they aren’t a weak side, and when you look at them they have players who played in the Premier League so they are experienced side, so I wasn’t surprised they gave us some few things to learn, that is to correct some few mistakes. So it was an interesting game and very tough,” Abubakar stated.
Aduana Stars will face Kumasi Asante Kotoko in the last round of group matches on Sunday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.