Kumasi Asante Kotoko's Director of Communications, Kwame Baah-Nuakoh says the Ministry of Interior has approved the residence and work permits of four foreign nationals in the list of players the club has registered for the up coming season.
They include Soulama Abdoulaye and Seydou Dagano (from Burkina Faso); Obisessah Abiodun and Justine Manga-Manga both from Nigeria.
Kwame Baah-Nuakoh told the club's mouthpiece that the Kotoko management was waiting for a response from the Immigration Service adding, "That is only a formality. So long as the Ministry of Interior has granted their residence and work permits, we don't have any problem".
The four foreign nationals are part of thirty five players Kotoko has registered for the 2007/2008 football season.
The list is as follows: goalkeepers - Eric Nii Baah, Isaac Amoako, George Cudjoe, Habib Mohammed and Soulama Abdoulaye.
Defenders - Godfred Yeboah, Osei Kwame Junior, Daniel Acquah, Adamu Mohammed, Samuel Inkoom, George Asare, Richard Manu, Murtala Mohammed, Harrison Afful, Seydou Dagano, Prince Anokye and Isaac Anderson.
Midfielders - Stephen Oduro, Kobina Dodzie, Samuel Arthur, Obisessah Abiodun, Justine Manga-Manga, David Sarkodie, Jordan Opoku, Emmanuel Osei Kuffour, Francis Akwaffo, Prince Amponsah, Francis Coffie, Ofosu Amoah and Eric Opoku.
The attack has Nana Arhin-Duah, Kwabena Yaro, Kwadwo Poku, Eric Bekoe and Kwame Obeng Darko.