Asante Kotoko SC have reached an agreement with Berekum Chelsea for the transfer of attacking midfielder Stephen Amankona, GHANAsoccernet.com can confirm.

The Porcupine Warriors have agreed to pay 150,000 cedis to acquire the services of the highly-rated player from Chelsea.Kotoko are keen on adding Amankona to their ranks ahead of the upcoming season as they aim at claiming the Ghana Premier League title from bitterest rivals Hearts of Oak.

The 21-year-old was instrumental for the Bibires in the Ghanaian top-flight last term where he netted 10 goals in 28 matches.Amankona was also outstanding for Chelsea having helped them to reach the semi-finals of the FA Cup.Chelsea have given the Kotoko up to Friday 8 October 2021 to make full payment before they sign the player who has already agreed personal terms with the Reds.Amankona will pen a three-year contract for the Porcupines once the deal is completed.

October 7, 2021