Lamptey to handle Kotoko-Chelsea match
Accra, Dec. 12, GNA – The Referees Committee of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has appointed Joseph Lamptey to handle the outstanding Week 11 Premier League match between Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Berekum Chelsea.
The match which was fixed for Wednesday, December 10 at the Baba Yara Stadium, was rescheduled 6to Wednesday, December 14 at the same venue following the participation of Asante Kotoko in the independence anniversary of Tanzania.
The Porcupine Warriors engaged Tanzanian giants, Simba in the anniversary match last Sunday which they won 1-0.
According to the GFA, referee Lamptey will be assisted on the lines by David Laryea and Tanko Ganiyu with Daniel Offei acting as the fourth official.
The Porcupine Warriors will be seeking to break the jinx in matches with the League champions, who came from behind to win 3-2 in the last encounter between the two sides at the same venue.
Asante Kotoko will reclaim the top spot with victory whilst Chelsea will close the gap at the top.
The match will wrap up the Week 11 matches of the 2011/2012 Glo Premier League.