Kotoko youngster promoted to first team
Coach Steven Polack has directed youth team striker Eric Osei Tutu to start training with the senior team from next week.
Osei Tutu was a second half substitute for Coach Ernest Appau’s side as the youth team lost 2-0 to the senior team in a practice match at Adako Jachie.
The English trainer observed the game from outside the pitch as he was officially introduced to the team for the first time after the game.
The former Berekum Chelsea gaffer was in the company of head of communications Obed Acheampong as he watched in awe the performance of the talented lanky striker.
According to the club’s website, Polack walked to the youngster and told him to report for training at Adako Jachie on Monday.
Osei told the club’s website: “He [Polack] told me to report on Monday to train with the senior team.”
The youth team is in the Ashanti regional Division Two League. They are second in their group with 10 points.