Ghana Premier League giants Kumasi Asante Kotoko SC travel to face Elmina Sharks FC on Friday evening in Elmina.
This is a week 17 fixture that marks the end of the first round of the GPL.
Sharks host Kotoko after their home loss to Medeama on match day 16. Sharks are yet to pick a win in their last 5 matches played in the league (M5 W0 D2 L3), scoring 2 goals and conceding 6 goals within the same period.
However, Kotoko is without a loss in their 5 matches played (M5 W2 D3 L0), scoring 3 goals and 0 goals conceded in the process.
The home form for Elmina Sharks this season has been very abysmal recording just 1 win in their last 5 matches played (M5 W1 D3 L1).
Asante Kotoko is the best travellers in the GPL this season amassing 13 points on the road and are without the loss in their last 5 games (M5 W2 D3 L0).
Since 2017, there have been 4 meetings between Elmina Sharks and Asante Kotoko with Kotoko boasting a better record of 2 wins (M4 W2 D1 L1). However Kotoko only loses in this fixture came at Ndoum Sports complex, the venue for the encounter.