Hisense Pay Kotoko, Others GH¢160,000 Cedis

Officials of Hisense, Kotoko and the players displaying the dummy cheque

Euro 2020 key sponsor Hisense Ghana, the electronic giant, has made good on its pledge to Asante Kotoko and players who scored against the Porcupine Warriors in the just-ended Premier League.

Kotoko, who finished second in the 2020/21 league season few days ago, received a cheque for GH¢135,000 for keeping clean sheets for 27 matches at the Len Clay Stadium – Obuasi.

On the same day, Elmina Sharks’ Faisal Mustapha took home a cheque for GH¢5,000 for scoring against Kotoko in the first round.

Again, Elmina Sharks’ Tahir Mensah, who scored the winning goal against Kotoko on the final day of this season’s league received a cheque for GH¢5,000.

At the Cape Coast Stadium,  Bechem United’s   Steven Owusu Kaakyire  received  a cheque  for GH¢5,000 from officials of Hisense for scoring against Kotoko on match day 33, while Medeama’s Richard Boadu took home a cheque for GH¢5,000 at the Akon Stadium, Tarkwa.

Earlier at the Accra Sports Stadium, current league champions Hearts of Oak’s Daniel Afriyie Barnieh had his share of the reward package (GH¢5,000) after scoring against the Porcupine Warriors in their crucial decider, totalling GH¢160,000.

The reward package was instituted by management of Hisense to promote goal scoring and high level of competition among players in the top flight league.

Officials of Hisense in separate interviews after the presentations said, “Management thought it prudent to institute this scheme to promote goal scoring, and I must admit it has paid off.”

In like manner, the recipients in separate interviews applauded Hisense Ghana for making good on its pledge.

From The Sports Desk 


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