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18.01.2021 Football News

Ghana Premier League: Johnson Smith satisfied with Kotoko draw against WAFA

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Johnson Smith
LISTEN JAN 18, 2021
Johnson Smith

Asante Kotoko interim coach, Johnson Smith has expressed his satisfaction following his side's 1-1 draw against West African Football Academy (WAFA) at Sogakope.

Kotoko shared spoils with the Academy Boys in the matchday 9 fixtures of the ongoing Ghana Premier League.

The Academy boys took the lead in the first half through dangerman Daniel Lomotey before Kwame Poku restored parity in the second half.

"I’m okay because the boys played the type of game I wanted them to play in the second half," Smith said after the game.

"If they had played the same in the first half, we wouldn’t have conceded the goal.

“I have never lost a game at Sogakope as a coach and so I am okay with this results.

"We planned to win, we cannot embark on a long journey to lose.

"So the plan was to win and if we are not able to win we don’t have to lose”, he added.

Asante Kotoko sit 7th position with 13 points with a game to spare.

  • What next?

Asante Kotoko will play Ebusua Dwarfs in an outstanding game on Wednesday at the Cape Coast Stadium.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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