Kotoko striker Songne Yacouba receives "Taabea bitters" as man of the match award

By Mutala Yakubu
Kotoko striker Songne Yacouba
Kotoko striker Songne Yacouba

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.

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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.

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