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Sports News of Tuesday, 14 January 2020


Four-man Ghana FA delegation visits injured Asante Kotoko fan

Ghana Football Association officials have visited the Asante Kotoko fan who got shot in the eye by a trigger-happy police man at the Baba Yara Stadium last Sunday.

The man, identified as Augustine Oppong, has been an admission at the Komfo Anokye hospital in Kumasi since the tragic incident.

Oppong got hit by the rubber bullets fired by the police officer who wanted to disperse the violent crowd waiting to physical assault the referee after the team's 1-0 defeat to Berekum Chelsea.

Executive Committee member Linford Asamoah Boadu led the Ghana FA delegation which included Premier League Board Vice Chairman Jesse Agyapong.

Ashanti Regional Football Association chairman, Osei Tutu Agyemang was part of the team.