Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Premier League Champions Albert Yahaya Commey has blamed the harsh weather conditions in Algeria for their heavy defeat to E.S Setif.
The Ghanaian representative in the CAF Champions League were walloped by four goal to nil, losing 4-1 on aggregate and have been relegated to the CAF Confederations Cup.
The Fire Boys’ head, Albert Commey explained several factors played in their defeat but at the top was the very cold weather in Algeria.
“Yes the weather in Algeria played a major factor in our defeat,” he said on Happy FM‘s Anopa Bosuo Sports.
The former Hearts member revealed they were not only frustrated on the pitch but officials from the security of Algeria also intimidated them but were later acquaintances.
“The police in Algeria also frustrated us, they later became our friends after their team has defeated,” Commey added.
Despite, the defeat Albert Commy was grateful for the support received from the Ghana Football Association.
“Governmental support will help Ghanaian clubs to do well in any continental competition,” he said.
“Aduana is very thankful to the Ghana football association for assisting the club with winter jackets, in faraway Algeria.”