Latest report gathered from the camp of the Black Stars of Ghana indicates that the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has declared the terminating of its contract between Charles Kwabla Akonnor.
In an assertion, the GFA said the 47-year-old and his two associates have been soothed of their posts. Akonnor was designated as Ghana coach in January 2019 as a substitution to Kwesi Appiah, who he had filled in as a right hand to.
The ex Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko manager, notwithstanding, disappointed during his time responsible for the Black Stars.
In 10 matches, he had a success pace of simply 40%, having won 4, lost four and draw two. The last nail on his final resting place was Ghana’s 1-0 loss to South Africa in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
The GFA in its assertion said a three-part board of trustees comprised of Vice President Mark Addo, Upper East Regional Football Association Chairman, Alhaji Salifu Zida and Dr. Randy Abbey has been entrusted with tracking down another coach for the Black Stars of mother Ghana.
A statement from GFA reads;
”The Executive Council of the Ghana Football Association has taken a decision to terminate the appointment of Black Stars Coach Charles Akonnor and his two Assistants with immediate effect. This follows the receipt of the Technical Report from the Head Coach of the Senior National Team and the report from the Black Stars Management Committee following Ghana’s Group G World Cup qualifying matches against Ethiopia and South Africa.
The Executive Council after considering the two reports have decided to terminate its relationship with the Head Coach C. K Akonnor and the two Assistants.
The Executive Council has formed a three (3) Member Committee made up of Vice President Mark Addo, Upper East Regional Football Association Chairman, Alhaji Salifu Zida and Dr. Randy Abbey to find a Head Coach and Assistant Coaches for the Black Stars within the next 72 hours.
The Association wishes C.K Akonnor and his Assistants the very best in their future endeavours.
Ghana currently have three (3) points after the two opening matches.
The Black Stars will take on Zimbabwe in the next round of games in October 2021.
Credit: ghanafa.org contributed to writing this report…