Sports News of Thursday, 1 November 2018
Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko have named seven new players in their 25-man squad for the 2019 CAF Confederation Cup campaign.
The Porcupine Warriors submitted their squad on Wednesday night to beat the deadline set by the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
With the competition starting next month the Kumasi-based side have rushed through signing new players to boost their squad for the tough assignment.
The seven new players are Maxwell Baakoh, Kwame Bonsu, Naby Laby Keita, Martin Antwi, Ismail Abdul Ganiu, Umar Bashiru, Abass Mohammed – who joined the Kumasi-based club recently.
Former TP Mazembe defender Yaw Frimpong was also named in Coach CK Akonnor’s final squad for the Confederation Cup campaign.
Below is the full 25-man squad
Goalkeepers: Felix Annan, Osei Kwame, Danlad Ibrahim
Defenders: Amos Frimpong, Augustine Sefah, Yaw Frimpong, Abdul Ismail Ganiu, Daniel Darkwah, Wahab Adams, Emmanuel Agyeman Badu, Abass Mohammed.
Midfielders: Richard Senanu, Prince Acquah, Jordan Opoku, Stephen Nyarko, Emmanuel Gyamfi, Kwame Boahene, Maxwell Baako, Umar Bashiru, Kwame Bonsu, Martin Antwi.
Forwards: Songne Yacouba, Obed Owusu, Frederick Boateng, Naby Laby Keita