Evans Quao will be out of action for six weeks after sustaining a left-foot injury in a friendly match last Saturday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.
The versatile defender’s left foot has as a result been cast in a below backslap P. O. P. which doctors is expected to be replaced with a full case P. O. P. after two weeks. Quao, has been one of Coach Zdravko Logarusic’s favourite defensive midfielders in the pre-season work.
Quao opened the scores with a penalty when Kotoko beat Natcoster FC by 2-0 in Saturday’s friendly. He however left the game prematurely after an opponent stepped on his foot after an aerial challenge.
Head of Kotoko’s Medical Team, Dr. Michael Leat detected a closed fracture of the base of the fifth metatarsal after he conducted a thorough physical and radiological examinations on the player after the game. “A below backslap P. O. P. has been applied and we will do a full case P. O. P. He has been given six weeks as resting period” confirmed Dr. Michael Leat.