Coach Joseph Agyemang has handed Junior High School graduate, Shaibu Rafique Issah a debut start in our MTN FA Cup Round of 64 clash against Bibiani Gold Stars.
Hasaacas host Bibiani Gold Stars in the round of 64 of the MTN FA Cup after a 1-0 win over Samartex 1996. The game comes off at the Sekondi Gyandu Park with kick off scheduled for 3:00PM.
Goalkeeper Shaibu Rafique Issah was among the 2021 Basic Education Certificate Examination graduates and remains the youngest player to feature for Sekondi Hasaacas FC.
At age 14 years and 159 days old, the young shot-stopper who graduated from S. D. A PREP. SCHOOL ASSIN ANDOE will make his debut against the now Ghana Premier League outfit, Bibiani Gold Stars.
Rafique will start in poles and will be flanked on the right and left back by Fuseini Issaka and Eric Wonkyi Arthur. In the central defensive position will be Alex Ackon and Jay Kola Asamoah.
Edwin Mbeah Baiden will be in the defensive midfield position and in the attacking position will be John Komson and Anthony Quainoo.
Alex Kofi Murphy, Kwabena Baidoo and Edmund Ampofo will be in attack.
31. Shaibu Rafique Issah
8. Eric Wonkyi Arthur
4. Jay Kola Asamoah
35. Alex Ackon
26. Fuseini Issaka
20. Edwin Mbeah Baiden
14. John Komson(c)
17. Anthony Quainoo
10. Alex Kofi Murphy
21. Edmund Ampofo
13. Kwabena Baidoo
The last time out in the preliminary stage saw Hasaacas FC beat Samartex 1996 by a lone goal courtesy Eric Wonkyi Arthur’s first half volley.