MTN FA Cup title hopeful, Asante Kotoko SC will battle it out with Wassaman United on Sunday June 18, 2017, and are expected to humiliate the former premier league side, in their crunchy encounter per their recent performance .
MTN FA Cup competition has proved to be a competition of surprises and Sunday's match between Asante Kotoko SC and Wassaman United will be no different.
The information reaching me suggest that Asante Kotoko SC will leave no stone unturned as head Coach, Steve Pollack is determined to win FA Cup for the supporters. On this score, Asante Kotoko SC is likely to be head on against Wassaman United with the creme de la creme of its players.
Asante Kotoko SC have not fared so well this season at home. One win at home since league game against West African Football Academy (WAFA) and are hopeful to make amends in Sunday's game against Wassaman Utd.
Former premier league side, Wassaman Utd will be coming into the match with seemingly unknown players but they cannot be overlooked since FA Cup competition has proved to be a competition of uncertainties.
The players of Asante Kotoko Sc are poised for the occasion and are hopeful to humiliate Wassaman Utd on Sunday.
Apart from Saddick Adams who is out of this game due to injury, the likes of Obed Owusu, Yakubu Mohammed and Abas Mohammed are all fit for the match.
Head Coach of the former premier league side, Wassaman United, Nana Yaw Amankwa has revealed that his side are hopeful to unsettle Asante Kotoko SC on Sunday as they encounter them in the 1/16th stage of the MTN FA Cup.
He said, his team's victory would be one of the biggest awe the FA Cup competition will experience this season.
Asante Kotoko SC had to rely on Baba Mahama's 75th minute goal to triumph over Proud United whilst Wassaman United also defeated former premier league side, King Faisal 2-1 in Kumasi.
The trainer of Wassaman United, Coach Amankwa has warned Kotoko when speaking on Kumasi based Silver FM ahead of the tie. A courageous Coach Amankwa was emphatic that nothing will stop Asante Kotoko's elimination.
"We respect them but that will not prevent us from giving our best. We have prepared adequately to eliminate them" said the coach of Wassaman United.
The vociferous supporters of Asante Kotoko SC are therefore being called upon by the management and the players to be at the stadium in their numbers to rally behind the players, to aid them eliminate Wassaman United.
The encounter between Asante Kotoko SC and Wassaman United is promised to be a game of class and every true football fun must be at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.
Sasu Danquah High Priest
17 Jun 2017
Last Updated: Saturday, 17 June 2017 19:56