The Ghana Premier League returns from a month’s break with the big boys poised for action. Kumasi Asante Kotoko with the addition of Mariano Barreto as the head of their newly formed technical team and Brazilian player Michael Vinícius Silva will hope to continue their fine form.
AshantiGold SC will make a trip to CAM Park to play leaders Karela United. With the appointment of Roman Folz as new head coach, AshantiGold will be hoping to return home with at least a point.
Hearts of Oak will host Aduana Stars at the Accra Sports Stadium in the topliner for the week.
The Phobians will come up against their former deputy coach Stephen Asare Bediako who will lead the Ogya lads in this fixture.
Hearts of Oak lost away to Aduana Stars 2-0 in the first leg at the Nana Agyeman Badu Park and will be eyeing revenge in this encounter.
Yaw Preko will lead Meadema SC to the Accra sports stadium as they play as visitors to in-form Accra Great Olympics who are second on the league log.
Their playmaker Gladson Awako will appear in good spirit as he accomplished his childhood dream of playing for the Black Stars in the AFCON Qualifiers during the break.
Former Hearts of Oak defender Vincent Atinga, Ivorian defender Zana Oumar Coulibaly and Zakaria Mumuni are all expected to make their debut for Medeama in the fixture.
Kumasi Asante Kotoko will host Eleven Wonders at their newly adopted home grounds, Obuasi Len Clay stadium with Portuguese gaffer Mariano Barreto leading them.
Former Porcupine Warriors Captain, Amos Frimpong is likely to feature for Eleven Wonders.
Ignatius Fosu’s men started the first round of the season on a high note; holding Kotoko to a draw at the Accra Sports Stadium.
Inter Allies will play away from home after settling on the theatre of Dreams as their home grounds against 6th placed Dreams fc.
Vladislav Viric led the Dawu-based club to three home wins and one away defeat to bag the NASCO coach of the month and poster boy Joseph Esso also received player of the month.
Inter Allies FC have bolstered their squad with Ghana U-20 defender Ivan Anokye Mensah with hopes of surviving relegation.
Nii Odartey Lamptey’s Elmina Sharks will host mysterious Ebusua Dwarfs in a regional derby at the Ndoum Sports Complex.
Dreams vs Inter Allies
Bechem United vs Liberty Professionals
Elmina Sharks vs Ebusua Dwarfs
King Faisal vs WAFA
Great Olympics vs Medeama
Eleven Wonders vs Asante Kotoko
Berekum Chelsea vs Legon Cities
Hearts of Oak vs Aduana
By Susan Owusu-Ansah – Contributor