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Former Ghana U-20 star Bright Addae vows to play for Asante Kotoko before he retires 

Published on: 05 February 2021

Romanian side Hermannstadt defender Bright Addae has vowed to play for Asante Kotoko before he retires from football.

Addae before moving to Europe in 2010 was on the verge of joining the Ghanaian giants from WA All Stars (now Legon Cities).

The Ghana U20 World Cup winner has reiterated his love for the Porcupine Warriors and wants to play for a season before hanging his boots.

"Asante Kotoko is a great club, I have been supporting the club from infancy so I will wear the jersey of Kotoko as a player before I retire from active football. If you want to play for a club with a great history like Asante Kotoko you have to train hard and be consistent", he said in an interview.

"Playing for Asante Kotoko will be a dream come true because the club is one of the biggest clubs on the African continent and the fan base of the club is very huge of which they are known across the globe". Addae added

He expressed his profound gratitude to former GFA President and CAF Executive Council Member, Lawyer Kwesi Nyantakyi for being part of his successful career.

Addae who spent over nine years in Italy featured for Parma Calcio, Terrassa, Crotone, Gorica, Gubbio, Ascoli Calcio, Juve Stabia before moving to Romania to join FC Hermannstadt.

He made history with Ascoli Calcio as the first African to captain the side and also the second player to cap over 150 appearances in the division.


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