Fabio Gama is a tactically good player - Asante Kotoko interim coach Johnson Smith

Published on: 13 January 2021

Interim Asante Kotoko coach, Johnson Smith has applauded Fabio Gama describing him as a tactically good player.

Gama, 28, who joined the Ghana Premier League giants as a free agent was sensational on Monday against Liberty Professionals.

The sensational attacking midfielder delivered two sumptuous assists to Kwame Opoku as Kotoko defeated Liberty Professionals 2-0 to secure all three points.

"He is the type of player, you could see started playing football at a very early age," he said on Monday after their win.

"He is tactically good and that's why I decided to give him the free role because his final pass is always good," he said.

Gama on the other hand was elated with the performance on the match-day but feels he has to do more.

"I feel good about my performance but I believe I need to improve on my performance and continue to work hard to help my teammates," he said.

Kotoko are scheduled to face West Africa Football Academy (WAFA) in match-day nine of the 2020/21 Ghana Premier League.