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I lost GHC90,000 when I joined Asante Kotoko – Former physical trainer



I lost GHC90,000 when I joined Asante Kotoko - Former physical trainer

Former Physical Trainer of Asante Kotoko Leonard Akoto has revealed that he lost almost Gh¢90,000 Cedis when he joined the Asante Region-based-Club.

The young trainer lost his job after the appointment of Coach Mariano Barreto.

He believes the Porcupines gave him a raw deal after sacrificing a deal in Lebanon to work for the 1983 African Champions.

“I had a contract in Lebanon before the Asante Kotoko management led by Nana Yaw Amponsah engaged me for my services.

The offer I had in Lebanon was far better than what Asante Kotoko brought to my table but I accepted their because I love Asante Kotoko that’s why sacrifice myself to work with them”.

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According to him hig ignored Millions of Dollars to work for Asante Kotoko but since he joined the Asante Kotoko team he has lost an amount close to Gh¢100,000 cedis.

If I were to be in Kotoko by now I could have done a lot for the players. I am the only physical trainer who offers psychology to players and also make sure I have achieved the target I set for them”.

Leonard Akoto serves as a personal trainer for both Former Ghana black stars skipper and striker Stephen Appiah and Prince Tagoe.

His exploits has seen him travel to Dubai, Nigeria, South Africa among other countries.

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