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02.08.2020 Football News

I Will Not Stop Going To Stadium To Watch Kotoko, Says Victim Of Baba Yara Stadium Shooting Incident

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
I Will Not Stop Going To Stadium To Watch Kotoko, Says Victim Of Baba Yara Stadium Shooting Incident
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Victim of Baba Yara Stadium shooting incident, Augustine Oppong has unequivocally said he will not stop going to support Asante Kotoko should football return.

Oppong was shot with a rubber bullet after Kotoko lost to Berekum Chelsea in the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season at the Baba Yara Stadium.

He was hospitalized at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital and got his lost eye replaced after a successful surgery.

Speaking to Angel FM, he reiterated his desire to go to match venues when football bounces back in the country.

“I didn’t regret after losing my eye because I love the club a lot," he said.

Asked if he will go to the stadium when the Ghana Premier League commences, he said, “I will definitely go, even if I had lost my leg I would have hired a car to the stadium," he added.

The Ghana 2019/20 Ghana Premier League has been truncated due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus.

However, Asante Kotoko will participate in the 2020/21 Caf Champions League.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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