Kumasi Asante Kotoko striker Songne Yacouba received a box of Taabea herbal mixture a malaria drug, for winning the man of the match in Kotoko’s 2-0 win over Hearts of Oak last Sunday.
The player scored twice to give the Porcupine Warriors a victory over their bitter rivals.
A photo of new Asante Kotoko sensation receiving a bottle of the Taabea mixture has been going viral since then and people are wondering why the reward for a brilliant display merits just a bottle of the Herbal mixture for the treatment of Malaria or piles.
However the organizers also gave him a cash prize of GHC 500 and a customised Taabea Herbal Mixture cloth.
Hearts of Oak will play Kotoko on Sunday, September 2, 2018, at the Baba Yara Stadium in the 2nd leg of the Super 2 clash after losing the first leg 2-0.