ASANTE KOTOKO VS LEGON CITIES

ASANTE KOTOKO VS LEGON CITIES

04/24/2022
2021-22 GHANA PREMIER LEAGUE PREVIEW: KUMASI ASANTE KOTOKO VS LEGON CITIES
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2021-22 GHANA PREMIER LEAGUE PREVIEW: KUMASI ASANTE KOTOKO VS LEGON CITIES

• The 23-time Champions, Kumasi Asante Kotoko lock horns with the 2015-16 Champions, Legon Cities (Wa All Stars) in matchday 26 fixture in the 2021-22 Ghana Premier League at the Baba Yara Stadium on SUNDAY evening in Kumasi. 

By: Isaac Amponsah (Dr. Ike) and Bright Yeboah Taylor (byt) 

Predictions: Home win/draw

• The 2021-22 season of the Ghana League is the 59th edition since the competition started in 1956 but it is the 25th edition since the inception of Ghana Premier League in the 1993-94 season is the 57th appearance for Asante Kotoko while it is the 12th appearance for Legon Cities (Wa All Stars).                                            
   
HEAD-TO-HEAD SINCE 2007-08 SEASON.

• 2007-08 @ Sunyani 
Asante Kotoko              1-0 All Stars 
NB: Jordan Opoku Darko was the first player to score a goal between them. 
All Stars                          0-2 Asante Kotoko *** 

• 2008-09 season 
All Stars                          1-1 Asante Kotoko 
Asante Kotoko              1-0 All Stars

• 2009-10 season 
Asante Kotoko              0-0 All Stars 
All Stars                          0-0 Asante Kotoko

• NOTE: In 2009-10 season, Kotoko and All Stars tied with 44 points apiece and their head to head was also balanced so there was a play-off game between them at the Sunyani Coronation Park as to who finished 5th position.

• It was played on 16th May, 2010 
Asante Kotoko              3-3 All Stars 
NB : Kotoko won 11-10 on penalties after 13 kicks apiece.

• 2010-11 season
Asante Kotoko              2-1 All Stars 
All Stars                          0-2 Asante Kotoko *** 

• 2011-12 season 
All Stars                          1-0 Asante Kotoko 
Asante Kotoko              2-0 All Stars

• 2012-13 season
Asante Kotoko              3-1 All Stars 
All Stars                          0-0 Asante Kotoko

• 2013-14 season 
All Stars                          0-1 Asante Kotoko ***                 
Asante Kotoko              1-3 All Stars ***

• 2014-15 season
All Stars                          0-0 Asante Kotoko 
Asante Kotoko              3-1 All Stars 

• 2015-16 season
All Stars                          1-0 Asante Kotoko
Asante Kotoko              1-0 All Stars

• 2017 season
All Stars                          1-0 Asante Kotoko 
Asante Kotoko              2-1 All Stars

• 2020-21 season
Friday, 11th December, 2020 (Day 5)
Asante Kotoko              1-0 Legon Cities
Saturday, 1st April, 2021 (Day 22)
Legon Cities                  0-1 Asante Kotoko ***
Augustine Okrah 14'
MVP: Emmanuel Gyamfi - Asante Kotoko

• 2021-22 season
Sunday, 19th Dec. 2021 (Day 9)
Legon Cities                  1-2 Asante Kotoko ***
Ahmed Rahman 32'//Franck Mbella Thierry Etouga (brace) 29' & 78'

Total matches played       - 23
Asante Kotoko wins         - 13
Goals scored                     - 26
Legon Cities wins             - 4
Goals scored                     - 12                                                                                               
Drawn games                    - 5

• NOTE: This does not include the 2009-10 season 5th place play-off. 

• The last time Legon Cities (Wa All Stars won @ Asante Kotoko HOME grounds in the GPL is 23rd Apr. 2014 in match Day 27 in the 2013-14 season (1-3). 

LEAGUE MEETINGS AT ASANTE KOTOKO HOME GROUNDS.
Total matches played       - 11
Asante Kotoko wins         - 9
Goals scored                     - 17
Legon Cities wins             - 1
Goals scored                     - 7                    
Drawn games                    - 1

OTHER LEAGUE GAMES

• 2019-20 season (Canceled)
Legon Cities                  1-3 Asante Kotoko ***

MATCH FACTS

• Asante Kotoko Day 26 Home games in the GPL since 1999 season.
2003       Asante Kotoko 2-1 Stay Cool
2005       Asante Kotoko 1-0 Feyenoord
2006-07 Asante Kotoko 2-1 Feyenoord
2008-09 Asante Kotoko 1-0 Saint Mirren 
2009-10 Asante Kotoko 1-0 Liberty Professionals
2011-12 Asante Kotoko 0-0 Berekum Arsenal
2013-14 Asante Kotoko 0-1 Inter-Allies ***
2014-15 Asante Kotoko 3-1 All Stars 
2020-21 Asante Kotoko 1-1 WAFA
W6    D2    L1    GF11    GA5
    
• Legon Cities (Wa All Stars) Day 26 Away games in the GPL since 2007-08 season.
2007-08 All Blacks              1-1 Wa All Stars
2008-09 Hearts of Oak       1-1 Wa All Stars
2010-11 Berekum Arsenal 1-0 Wa All Stars
2012-13 Tema Youth          1-1 Wa All Stars
2014-15 Asante Kotoko     3-1 Wa All Stars
2015-16 Edubiase United  0-1 Wa All Stars ***
2017       Inter-Allies           0-0 Wa All Stars
W1    D4    L2    GF5    GA7                                       
                                                                                                                                                                                   
• The first time Asante Kotoko lost @ Home in the GPL since 1999 is 24th Mar. 1999 in match Day 5 in the 1999 season against Power FC (0-1).

- Since then, Kotoko has played 287 games @ Home in the GPL. 
W195   D56   L36   GF478   GA185

• The last time Kotoko lost @ Home in the GPL is 5th December, 2021 in match Day 6 in the 2021-22 season against King Faisal (2-3).

- Since then, Kotoko played 10 Home games (900 mins) so far in the GPL.
W8    D2    GF20    GA4

• Asante Kotoko have lost 37 out of 290 Home games so far in the GPL since 1999 season.

• Asante Kotoko have so far played 290 Home games in the GPL since 1999 season.
W197   D56    L37   GF483   GA187

• The first time Legon Cities (All Stars) won an Away game in the GPL since 2007-08 season is 11th May, 2008 in match Day 18 in the 2007-08 season against Tema Youth (0-3).

- Since then, Legon Cities (All Stars) have played 167 Away games in the GPL. 
W29   D44   L94    GF119   GA208

• The last time Legon Cities won an Away game in the GPL is 9th Jan. 2022 in match Day 12 in the 2021-22 season against Dreams FC (0-1).

- Since then, Legon Cities have played 6 Away games (540 mins) in the GPL.
D3     L3   GF4     GA7

• Legon Cities (All Stars) have so far played 177 Away games in the GPL since 2007-08 season.
W30   D45   L99   GF124   GA219 

• Asante Kotoko Home matches in the month of APRIL in the GPL since 1999 season.
11/04/99 Asante Kotoko 3-1 Tano Bofoakwa
14/04/99 Asante Kotoko 0-1 Power ***
25/04/99 Asante Kotoko 2-1 RTU
02/04/00 Asante Kotoko 0-1 King Faisal ***
16/04/00 Asante Kotoko 1-1 Okwawu United
30/04/00 Asante Kotoko 0-0 Great Olympics
22/04/01 Asante Kotoko 1-0 Goldfields
29/04/01 Asante Kotoko 3-0 Tano Bofoakwa
14/04/02 Asante Kotoko 5-0 RTU
20/04/05 Asante Kotoko 2-1 RTU
14/04/07 Asante Kotoko 1-2 Sekondi Hasaacas ***
29/04/07 Asante Kotoko 5-3 Great Olympics
01/04/09 Asante Kotoko 0-2 All Blacks ***
11/04/10 Asante Kotoko 1-0 Liberty Professionals
10/04/11 Asante Kotoko 2-1 King Faisal
24/04/11 Asante Kotoko 2-1 Bkm Arsenal
01/04/12 Asante Kotoko 1-1 New Edubiase Utd
15/04/12 Asante Kotoko 2-1 Hearts of Oak
29/04/12 Asante Kotoko 0-0 Bkm Arsenal
14/04/13 Asante Kotoko 2-1 Ebusua Dwarfs
24/04/13 Asante Kotoko 1-0 Tema Youth
06/04/14 Asante Kotoko 2-1 Bechem Utd
19/04/14 Asante Kotoko 0-1 Inter-Allies ***
23/04/14 Asante Kotoko 1-3 All Stars ***
12/04/15 Asante Kotoko 0-0 Great Olympics
29/04/15 Asante Kotoko 4-0 Heart of Lions
10/04/16 Asante Kotoko 3-1 Liberty Professionals
23/04/16 Asante Kotoko 0-1 New Edubiase Utd ***
02/04/17 Asante Kotoko 0-0 Inter-Allies
09/04/17 Asante Kotoko 0-0 Ebusua Dwarfs
26/04/17 Asante Kotoko 1-1 Aduana FC
07/04/21 Asante Kotoko 4-0 Bechem United
11/04/21 Asante Kotoko 2-0 Berekum Chelsea
24/04/21 Asante Kotoko 1-2 Medeama ***
10/04/22 Asante Kotoko 1-0 Hearts of Oak
W19    D8    L8    GF53    GA28

• Legon Cities (Wa All Stars) Away matches in the month of APRIL in the GPL since 2007-08 season.
27/04/08 Heart of Lions     1-0 All Stars
04/04/10 Heart of Lions      2-1 All Stars
25/04/10 Liberty Prof.         2-0 All Stars
20/04/11 King Faisal            1-3 All Stars ***
08/04/12 Hearts of Oak       3-0 All Stars 
22/04/12 Berekum Arsenal 1-1 All Stars
14/04/13 RTU                        0-3 All Stars ***
16/04/14 Inter-Allies            1-0 All Stars
23/04/14 Asante Kotoko     1-3 All Stars ***
12/04/15 Hearts of Oak       1-0 All Stars
29/04/15 WAFA                     0-0 All Stars
03/04/16 Hearts of Oak       1-3 All Stars *** 
20/04/16 Bechem United      2-1 All Stars
10/04/17 Tema Youth           1-1 All Stars
13/04/17 Aduana FC             0-0 All Stars
26/04/17 Berekum Chelsea 1-0 All Stars
04/04/21 Berekum Chelsea 2-1 Legon Cities 
18/04/21 Medeama               2-1 Legon Cities
10/04/22 Berekum Chelsea 1-0 Legon Cities          
W4    D4    L11    GF18    GA23

• The last AWAY side to prevent Asante Kotoko from scoring @ HOME in the GPL is Elmina Sharks who secured 1-0 win on 18th Jul. 2021 in match Day 34 in the 2020-21 season.

• Asante Kotoko have so far kept 267 CLEAN SHEETS out of 582 games in the GPL since 1999 season.

• Legon Cities (Wa All Stars) have so far kept 150 CLEAN SHEETS out of 359 games played in the Ghana Premier League since 2007-08 season.

• Asante Kotoko have won the Ghana league title on 23 occasions since the competition started in 1956.  

• Legon Cities (Wa All Stars) won the Ghana Premier League title with 51 points in the 2015-16 season. And they are the 11th and still remains the last New Club to win the title.

• Asante Kotoko worse performance in the Ghana league since 1956 is 11th out of the 15-club league in the 1970 season.  

• Legon Cities (Wa All Stars) worse performance in the GPL since 2007 is 12th with 39 points in the 2010-11 season.

• Asante Kotoko are 1st with 52 points after Day 25 games while Legon Cities on the other hand are 9th with 33 points on the Ghana top-flight log.

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