Sports News of Monday, 17 July 2017
Asante Kotoko coach Steve Polack says there is something behind Wednesday’s fatal accident at Nkawkaw which claimed the life of a Deputy Equipment Officer and they must find out what caused it.
The team was returning to Kumasi after a narrow 0-1 loss to Inter Allies in midweek when the accident happened claiming the life of Thomas Asare and injuring several others including assistant coach Godwin Ablordey The club official Twitter account posted last night:
”Coach Steven Polack has successfully undergone a knee surgery at KATH. He just returned to the ward from the theatre.” Speaking exclusively to Onua Sports from his hospital bed, Steve Polack said there is something behind Wednesday’s accident.
“I don’t have no fractures but the driver has and everybody has been discharged except for me and him so he’s got the fracture.” He, however, mentioned that he’s had this kind of injury before so he knows how to get over it.
“I’ve had this kind of injury before so I know how to get over it and I’m getting good service because the people here have been wonderful and the doctors and nurses have been terrific,” he said.
“I always look at things in a positive way and there’s something behind this, why it happened and I need to find or we need to find out why or we will find out over the next few weeks.”