Asante Kotoko

Asante Kotoko

3rd in Ghanaian Premier League

Southampton FC sign partnership with Ghana giants Asante Kotoko Southampton FC sign partnership with Ghana giants Asante Kotoko

English Premier League side Southampton FC have added Ghana's Asakte Kotoko to their list of partner clubs, with a view to developing their academy.

Six teens killed in academy team bus crash in Ghana Six teens killed in academy team bus crash in Ghana

Six youth players from Ghana's Africa Vision Soccer Academy were killed when their team bus veered off the road on Saturday.

CAF Champions League: Asante Kotoko fighting to make Ghanaian club football relevant again CAF Champions League: Asante Kotoko fighting to make Ghanaian club football relevant again

Ghana's Asante Kotoko are well placed to become the first club from their country to reach the CAF Champions League group stage since 2012.

Asante Kotoko handed CAF Confederation Cup bye Asante Kotoko handed CAF Confederation Cup bye

Asante Kotoko have been handed a bye to the First Round of the 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup after Cameroon failed to nominate a representative.

Asante Kotoko set mammoth expectations for C.K. Akonnor Asante Kotoko set mammoth expectations for C.K. Akonnor

Kumasi Asante Kotoko have set C.K Akonnor the ambitious task of winning the CAF Champions League after appointing him as their new head coach.

Foreign stars add exotic flavour to Ghana Premier League Foreign stars add exotic flavour to Ghana Premier League

There is never a conversation about the Ghana Premier League and it's standards -- or lack of it -- without the sub-plot of player movement.

Medeama stay top in Ghana Premier League Medeama stay top in Ghana Premier League

Medeama have gone two points clear at the top of the Ghana Premier League after beating Wa All Stars to confine the former champions to the basement

Even Guardiola couldn't save Asante Kotoko - Fabin Even Guardiola couldn't save Asante Kotoko - Fabin

Asante Kotoko's troubled season will continue for some time before things improve, according to coach Paa Kwesi Fabin.

Ghana Premier League talking points Ghana Premier League talking points

Another week in the Ghana Premier League, another tale of inconsistencies from Accra Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko.

Giants continue slide as Akunnor makes his mark Giants continue slide as Akunnor makes his mark

Five games into the Ghana Premier League and it seems clear that traditional giants Accra Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko will be up against it

Ghana Premier League talking points Ghana Premier League talking points

The Ghana Premier League finaly shook off its goal-shy tag this weekend with a blitz aided largely by Aduana Stars and new boys Karela.

Key talking points from Ghana Premier League Week 2 Key talking points from Ghana Premier League Week 2

We look at the key talking points from Week 2 of the Ghana Premier League, including Accra Hearts of Oak's mounting problems.

Hearts, Kotoko falter on opening weekend Hearts, Kotoko falter on opening weekend

Inter Allies set the early pace in the new Ghana Premier League season as traditional giants Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko faltered to draws.

Asante Kotoko appoint Paa Kwesi Fabin as Steve Polack successor Asante Kotoko appoint Paa Kwesi Fabin as Steve Polack successor

Asante Kotoko have turned to Paa Kwesi Fabin as the club's new head coach following the departure of Steve Polack.

Familiar feeling for fallen giants Asante Kotoko Familiar feeling for fallen giants Asante Kotoko

There is a familiar sinking feeling for fans of Ghana giants Kumasi Asante Kotoko after they were knocked out of the Confederation Cup on Wednesday.

Asante Kotoko pay the penalty in CAF Confederation Cup Asante Kotoko pay the penalty in CAF Confederation Cup

Ghanaian giants Asante Kokoto were eliminated from the CAF Confederation Cup after being defeated by CARA Brazzaville on penalties.

Polack denies bribery accusation after Kotoko penalty madness Polack denies bribery accusation after Kotoko penalty madness

Asante Kotoko head coach Steve Polack has dismissed the suggestion that he influenced the referee in Sunday's CAF Confederation Cup clash.

Four penalties missed as Asante Kotoko beat CARA Brazzaville Four penalties missed as Asante Kotoko beat CARA Brazzaville

Asante Kotoko and CARA Brazzaville combined to miss four penalties during their preliminary-round CAF Confederation Cup clash on Sunday.

Ghanaian contenders aiming high in CAF competition Ghanaian contenders aiming high in CAF competition

Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Aduana Stars are making grand promises as they look to end the country's long run without a major African club honour.

Sadick Adams hat-trick secures FA Cup for Kotoko Sadick Adams hat-trick secures FA Cup for Kotoko

Asante Kotoko wrapped up their season with a major title after Sadick Adams' hat-trick secured a 3-1 victory over bitter rivals Accra Hearts of Oak.

Asante Kotoko can take inspiration from tragedy, says Polack Asante Kotoko can take inspiration from tragedy, says Polack

It will be a strange and emotional weekend for Asante Kotoko coach Steve Polack as the Porcupine Warriors take on Accra Hearts of Oak on Sunday.

Asante Kotoko set for August 6 return Asante Kotoko set for August 6 return

Asante Kotoko will be back in league action on August 6, three weeks after the accident that killed the team's equipment officer.

Kotoko, Hearts postponed indefinitely Kotoko, Hearts postponed indefinitely

Asante Kotoko's league game against Hearts of Oak on Sunday has been postponed indefinitely after one club official died on Wednesday in an accident.

Kotoko lose unbeaten run as Hearts end slump Kotoko lose unbeaten run as Hearts end slump

Asante Kotoko lost an eight-game unbeaten run, while Hearts of Oak ended their four-game streak without a win in the Ghana Premier League.

Kotoko involved in accident, casualty reported Kotoko involved in accident, casualty reported

Kumasi Asante Kotoko have been involved in a road accident on their return from a league game, with at least one death reported and numerous injuries.

Ghanaian Premier League Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Aduana Stars 8 +3 16
2 Accra Lions 8 +2 15
3 Asante Kotoko 8 +3 14
4 Great Olympics 8 +1 14
5 Hearts of Oak 8 +3 13
6 Bibiani Gold S.. 8 +3 13
7 Nsoatreman 8 0 13
8 Bechem United 8 +3 12
9 Berekum Chelse.. 8 +2 12
10 Legon Cities 8 +1 11
11 RTU 8 0 11
12 Medeama 8 -1 10
13 Samartex 8 -2 10
14 Karela 8 -2 10
15 King Faisal Ba.. 8 -5 9
16 Dreams F.C. 8 -3 8
17 Tamale City 8 -3 6
18 Kotoku Royals 8 -5 4
Full Standings

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