Asante Kotoko SC, according to Oyerepa FM sports are planning to pull out of this season’s MTN FA Cup competition.
The annual domestic cup competition suffered a four-year unforeseen hoodoo spanning from the Anas expose to COVID -19 setbacks.
However, flagship sponsors, MTN Ghana, recently coughed out hefty amount of money into the championship for the next four years.
Oyerepa Sports reports that discussions are currently underway between the management and the technical team of the Porcupines for a possible pullout from this year’s FA Cup.
Snippets of information reaching us indicates that the club is taking such a decision due to the numerous injuries in their camp and the decision will help avoid further injuries.
Asante Kotoko, since the start of the 2020/2021 football season suffer injuries in almost every game and the decision is to help the players to stay fit to help in their quest to clinch this season’s league title.
Meanwhile, the preliminary draw of the competition is currently underway at the GFA secretariat.
The last time the tournament successfully ended was in 2017 where Asante Kotoko spanked arch-rivals Hearts Of Oak SC at the Tamale Sports Stadium.