Uganda forward Steven Dese Mukwala is elated to score his first competitive goal for Asante Kotoko SC on Monday evening.
The Reds overcame rivals King Faisal, winning 3-0 victory at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.
Mukwala scored the first goal for the Porcupine Warriors when they humbled Faisal 3-0 in the Ghana Premier League on Monday.
The 23-year-old had been looking to score his first goal for the club since joining before the 2022-23 season began after featuring in five competitive games.
“A perfect night in Kumasi. The Porcupine Warriors were amazing.”
A goal to the faithfuls who believed in the process. Thank you” Mukwala posted via Twitter.
— Mukwala Steven Dese (@Mukwala9) October 31, 2022
The former Vipers SC and URA FC striker opened the scoring of the match after slotting in a pass from Dickson Afoakwa in the 10th minute.
Later, Mukwala was fouled in the 18-yard box after he tried to connect to John Tedeku’s cross.
Captain Richard Boadu converted a penalty kick to double the lead.
Nicholas Mensah sealed the victory, a minute after the break with an assist from Mukwala.
The attacker has a goal and two assists now after three appearances and was adjudged Man of the Match
We present to you,our warrior of the match.
Steven Dese Mukwala @Mukwala9
— Asante Kotoko SC – 21/22 GPL Champions🥇 (@AsanteKotoko_SC) November 1, 2022