I will play for Kotoko before hanging up my boot- Boakye Yiadom

Ghana striker Richmond Boakye Yiadom has disclosed that he will play for Kumasi Asante Kotoko before announcing his retirement from football.

Richmond Boakye

He explained that he is an Asante and he will be proud to wear the shirt of the club which is a symbol of his root.

In an interview on Accra-based radio station Happy FM on whether he will consider playing for any local club, he said,

“I am a Ashanti and will play for Asante Kotoko before I retire”.

“I am a fan of the club and definitely I will play for at least a year before I retire. If you want to play for Kotoko you have to train harder and be consistent”.


The 27-year-old's contract with Serbian giants Red Star Belgrade expired.

He is current in his home country Ghana awaiting a move to a new club.

There are a host of clubs that are interested in signing the former Juventus striker who

is currently without a club.

Boakye Yiadom left Red Star Belgrade as a legend after scoring 60 goals in over 100 appearances for the club.


He has had stints with Juventus, Atlanta, Genoa, Latina, Elche, Red Star Belgrade and a host other clubs.


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