Premier League giants, Kumasi Asante Kotoko’s transfer window ban has been lifted by the Ghana Football Association’s Player Status Committee (PSC).
The Committee announced the decision on Wednesday, March 3, 2021, allowing the club to make player purchases this transfer window.
The Porcupine Warriors were slapped with a one year transfer ban by the Player Status Committee (PSC) for violating contract terms of four former players of the club, including Matthew Kelvin Andoh, Evans Owusu, Mohammed Abass and Stephen Tetteh Ayiku.
In addition to the ban, the PSC charged the Kumasi-based club to pay a combined compensation of GHC197,800 within 14 days and also settle all unpaid salaries and signing-on fees.
The PSC has lifted the ban after the club filed an appeal.
The second transfer window for the football season opened on February 16, 2021 and will end at on Thursday, March 18, 2021.
Kumasi Asante Kotoko can now launch bids for the services of their long-time targets, Justice Blay Benjamin Yorke and Victorien Adebayor.
Story by: Eunice Young | universnewsroom.com