Asante Kotoko on Saturday afternoon had to put up a spirited performance in the second half to draw 1-1 with King Faisal in their matchday 32 encounter of the Ghana Premier League season.
In a game played at the Obuasi Len Clay Sports Stadium, Zubairu Ibrahim scored in the 15th minute to shoot King Faisal into the lead and subsequently in control at the end of the first half.
Courtesy of a spirited performance from the Asante Kotoko in the second half, the Reds managed to equalized in the 84th minute through an equalize from substitute Andy Kumasi Francis to ensure the team earned a point from a 1-1 draw.
Today’s result sees King Faisal climbing to 14th on the Ghana Premier League table while Asante Kotoko stays in second.
The Reds however are disadvantaged and will pray Hearts of Oak also drop points in their game tomorrow to stay in the race for the league table.