Otto Addo confirmed as Black Stars Coach
Otto Addo, the man who led the Black Stars to qualify for the upcoming World Cup has been confirmed as the coach of the team.
This was disclosed by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) on its website.
Coach Addo will be in charge of the team until December 2022.
Former Premier League manager Chris Hughton has been retained to serve as assistant manager.
George Boateng and Mas-Ud Didi Dramani have also been retained by the GFA to serve as assistant coaches.
“The Ghana Football Association has appointed Otto Addo, Chris Hughton, George Boateng and Mas-Ud Didi Dramani as coaches of the senior national team, the Black Stars until the end of December 2022.”
“The quartet who masterminded Ghana’s qualification to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 tournament will stay on to see to Ghana’s preparation to the world cup, the 2023 AFCON qualifiers and the world cup itself,” the GFA stated on its website.
The GFA further continued that, their appointments of the team managers follow “an exhaustive negotiation and engagement with all relevant stakeholders including the Ministry of Youth and Sports.”
It added: “The coaches will soon name their squad for Matchday 1 and 2 of the Total Energies Africa Cup of Nation Cote D’Ivoire 2023 qualifiers and the four-nation tournament in Japan.”