Cape Town - Mamelodi
Sundowns have recalled Rashid Sumaila from Kumasi Asante Kotoko, just six
months into his one-year loan deal with the Ghanaian club.
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former Black Stars player confirmed to Football411 that he has been
forced to abruptly end his spell at Kotoko, with the Brazilians seemingly
looking to strengthen their options ahead of the 2015 CAF Champions League.
"I have been
called back to help my team in South Africa and that is it, the details as to
why I am going back is very scanty and I cannot share it," said Sumaila.
"I am still
their player so if they have called me to come and help I have to oblige,
because I have a running contract with them that will expire in some months'
"I have to
respect their decision and make sure I don't go contrary to the rules, it's sad
that I am leaving Kotoko, but that is how is going to be for now.
still a family so when the call came I couldn't think twice, but I know Kotoko
won't be happy with the outcome of this so I wish them all the best in the
upcoming season and the Champions League as well."