Special Competition: Kotoko talisman Songné Yacouba commences training ahead of Hearts clash

Published on: 12 June 2019

Burkina Faso and Asante Kotoko striker Songné Yacouba has commenced training with his teammates ahead of their semi-final clash against Hearts of Oak in Normalisation Committee Special Competition semi-final on Sunday.

On Monday, the Porcupine Warriors left Kumasi for Asante Mampong to prepare for Hearts game at the Accra Sports Stadium.

Yacouba missed the team's previous training sessions, however, he resumed training on Wednesday ahead crunch game in Accra.

The 27-year-old has been battling with injuries after Kotoko's 2-0 win against Medeama SC in the penultimate round of the NC Special Competition Tier 2 in Kumasi.

But Yacouba's return to the team has boosted the club's preparation ahead of the epic encounter on Sunday.