We will not be carried away by Gala triumph - All Stars coach

Published on: 05 February 2018

Head coach of Wa All Stars, Alhaji Mumuni Sokpari says he will not be carried away by his team's triumph in the 2018 GFA Gala competition ahead of the 2017/18 GPL season.

The Northern Blues won the two-day competition at Dr Nduom Sports Complex on Sunday by defeating Premier League debutants, Techiman Eleven Wonders 4-2 on penalties on Sunday.

"I won't be swollen headed because I have won a gala competition which could last 90 minutes at worst 60 minutes," he said.

"I will still want to believe the league is different from the gala competition so I will not rest on my odds."

Sokpari, also pledged to lead former Premier League champions to a higher level in the upcoming campaign.

"I will go all out and make sure I actually defend my position very well and should also be able to push Wa All Stars to a high level when the league starts."