The Management of Kumasi Asante Kotoko have described the tragic accident that injured most of their players and claimed the life of one person at Nantia near Nkawkaw in the Eastern region as a dark day in the club’s history.
Addressing the media today, the Head of Legal Affairs for Kotoko, Lawyer Yaw Boafo revealed that the incident is something the club will never forget.
Providing details on the injury condition of the contingent involved in the accident, he said three people including the head coach Steve Pollack whose sustained serious injuries are responding to treatment at the Komfo Anokye Technical Hospital (KATH)
”Yesterday was a very dark day for Asante Kotoko Sporting Club. It’s a day all of us will remember but we just pray that it’ll never happen again”.
“Three people, Coach Steve Pollack, Nana Berfi,who happens to be a driver of the team and star striker Afutey Ollenu, are recuperating at the Komfo Anokye Technical Hospital (KATH), after all the team received first aid from the Holy Family Hospital at Nkawkaw in the eastern region before they were bussed to KATH for medical attention.”