In the matchday 10 fixtures, the Porcupine Warriors will be hosted at the Nana Agyemang Badu I Park in Dormaa.
Goalkeeper Frederick Asare gets the nod following the absence of Ibrahim Danlad.
Maxwell Agyemsng and Eric Zeze also start in the epic encounter this afternoon.
Kotoko will hope to secure back-to-back wins at Dormaa after winning there last season under Prosper Narteh Ogum.
The game has been scheduled to kick off at 15:00GMT.
Asante Kotoko Starting XI
Here is Asante Kotoko Starting XI;
- Frederick Asare
- Justice Blay
- Charles Owusu
- Yusif Mubarik
- Maxwell Agyemang
- Richard Boadu
- Enoch Morrison
- Richmond Lamptey
- Nicholas Mensah
- Eric Zeze
- Steven Mukwala