Inter Allies will travel to Kumasi on Sunday to face giants Asante Kotoko in the match day 13 fixture of the 2015/16 Ghana Premier League at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.
Inter Allies have had a difficult start to this season’s campaign and are still without a win after thrashing Bechem United 4-0 in Tema on match day 7.
Despite not registering good away records this season, the ‘Eleven Is To One’ are desperately looking to bounce back to winning ways with a win over the Porcupine Warriors.
Asante Kotoko sit 8 places above Inter Allies on the league log (4th) with 20 points whilst the latter lie 15th with 11 points.
Competition: Ghana Premier League (Week 13)
Venue: Baba Yara Sports Stadium
Date: Sunday 22nd May, 2016
Time: 3:00pm (15:00GMT)
Broadcast: No live television coverage, but radio commentary will be available.
Referee: Cecil Fletcher
Assistant 1: Dawood Ouedraogo
Assistant 2: S.O. Boateng
4TH Referee: Otis Oppong
Match Commissioner: S.A. Aboagye
Kwame Baah, Isaac Twum and Evans Mensah will miss the big clash due to their activities with the National U-20 in Ethiopia.
Fuseini Eliasu remains sidelined with injury and will also miss the match.
Paul Abanga will miss the match with and ankle injury.
Simon Martey returns to the team after serving his one-match suspension.
Both sides have met four times in the Premier League, the Porcupines have won twice and Inter Allies have won once with a draw.
The last time both sides met at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Dauda Mohammed scored in the second half to give Kotoko a 1-0 win last season.
1. Inter Allies 0-1 Asante Kotoko – Tema
2. Asante Kotoko 0-1 Inter Allies (Abdul Fatawu Safiu) – Accra
3. Asante Kotoko 1-0 Inter Allies – Kumasi
4. Inter Allies 0-0 Asante Kotoko – Tema
5. Asante Kotoko ? -? Inter Allies – Kumasi
STATS and FORM GUIDE:
Played in 6 home games, Asante Kotoko have summed 11 points at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium so far, conceding 4 and scoring 9 in the process.
They have also had 3 clean sheets from 3 wins, 2 draws with a defeat and failed to score twice.
Conversely, Inter Allies have scored 2 times and conceded 8 away goals.
They have recorded 2 draws and 4 defeats in their 6 away games played this season.
Asante Kotoko last 5 league games:
1. Dreams FC 0-1 Asante Kotoko
2. Asante Kotoko 0-1 New Edubiase
3. Hearts of Oak 0-1 Asante Kotoko
4. Asante Kotoko 3-0 Ebusua Dwarfs
5. Bechem United 0-1 Asante Kotoko
Inter Allies last 5 league games:
1. Wa All Stars 2-0 Inter Allies
2. Medeama SC 1-0 Inter Allies
3. Inter Allies 1-1 Techiman City
4. WAFA 0-0 Inter Allies
5. Inter Allies 1-1 AshantiGold