Asante Kotoko lethal winger Maxwell Baako has heaped praises on head Coach CK Akonnor for guiding the side to victory at Coton Sports.
Baako who registered the second goal for the Ghanaian giants in their outstanding 3-2 away win over has eulogized Akonnor for masterminding the victory.
According to Baako, Akonnor psyched the players towards victory ahead of the game which gingered them to record the historic victory.
“C.K is a great coach. Even before we came to Cameroon, he motivated us to win the game. So it’s not surprising that we have been able to win,” he said after the game.
“He’s made us aware that the second leg will be a difficult game than what we met in Cameroon so we will fight and win that one too,” he added.
Kotoko have a higher chances of booking qualification to the group stage of the competition and will need to avoid defeat against Cotton Sport at the Baba Yara Stadium on January 20 to see them cement a group stage berth.