Former Asante Kotoko defender Godfred Yeboah has been confirmed dead after a short illness, Kickgh.com can exclusively confirm.
Yeboah passed on after battling an ailment for the past months.
The former skipper of Asante Kotoko died at age 41
Yeboah was a member of the Asante Kotoko squad that clinched the Ghana Premier League title in 2003 to end the club’s ten-year trophy drought.
He was loaned out to AshantiGold SC and Wa All Stars (now Legon Cities) in 2007 and 2008 respectively.
Yeboah also had four caps for the senior national team of Ghana including a 2006 World Cup qualifier against DR Congo.
The Sunyani-born guided Asante Kotoko to win the 2008 President Cup on his return from a loan spell at Wa All Stars (now Legon Cities).
Yeboah featured for Asante Kotoko from 2003 to 2012 and holds legendary status at the Ghanaian giants.