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Sports News of Wednesday, 28 October 2020


Watch highlights of Kotoko's pre-season friendly against Krystal Palace

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Asante Kotoko continued with its pre-season preparations ahead of the 2020/2021 Ghana Premier League season with a friendly game against the lower-tier side Krystal Palace.

The Porcupine Warriors were held to a 2-2 draw by Krystal Palace in a friendly game played at the All Nations University Stadium in Koforidua on Tuesday, October, 27.

New signing Evans Adomako Wiredu who joined the club from lower-tier side Phar Rangers was handed a starting role but could not get onto the scoring sheet.

Kwame Adom Frimpong opened the scores for the porcupine warriors in the seventh minute from a corner kick taken by Ibrahim Imoro.

Guinean import Naby Keita gave Asante Kotoko the second goal from the spot-kick after Emmanuel Gyamfi was fouled in the box.

The lower tier side staged a fierce fight back as they pulled one back before the break to make it 2-1.

In the dying embers of the game, the Akosombo based side pulled parity to share the spoils with the porcupine warriors.

Watch the highlights of the game in the video below: