Mustapha Ussif, Minister for Youth and Sports, has confirmed that the Baba Yara Sports Stadium will be ready and used as Asante Kotoko home venue for the upcoming season.
According to the sector minister, renovation works ongoing at the stadium is almost done and left with few touches before commissioning it for usage.
Speaking after inspecting the progress of works at the stadium on Friday, September 17, 2021, Mustapha Ussif mentioned that The the stadium will be ready before the 2021/22 league season commence.
“We have seen the fixtures for next season and by then the stadium will be ready for Kotoko and the other clubs that will be using it”, Mustapha Ussif said.
The Baba Yara Sports Stadium has been closed down for renovations since last year, forcing Asante Kotoko and King Faisal to play their league matches home away from home for the 2020/22 season.