The midfielder, Mudasiru Salifu, has been ruled out of Asante Kotoko for six weeks due to a fractured 4th metatarsal injury and it is likely he could miss the first three league matches.
The 23-year-old picked the injury during the club’s preseason training in Koforidua.
The enterprising midfielder, according to grapevine source, will undergo surgery soon for him to return to fitness soon.
The midfield dynamo has been tipped as one of the players to shoulder the club on the 2020/21 season.
Former CS Sfaxien midfielder has been one of the standout players ever since he joined the club in 2019 following his mind-blowing attributes as a midfielder.
The Porcupine Warriors will have to rely on the likes of Emmanuel Kayekeh, Emmanuel Sarkodie, Kwame Adom Frimpong in the central midfield role.
Right-back, Christopher is still nursing his injury with the hope to be fit before the League commences.
Asante Kotoko will lock horns with Techiman Eleven Wonders in the first league match at Accra Sports Stadium.