The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced the sacking of Black Stars coach Charles Kwabla Akonnor.
In a statement, the GFA mentioned the 47-year-old and his two assistants have been relieved of their posts.
“The Executive Council of the Ghana Football Association has taken a choice to terminate the appointment of Black Stars Coach Charles Akonnor and his two Assistants with fast impact,” a bit of the assertion mentioned.
“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 towards Ethiopia and South Africa.”
Akonnor was appointed as Ghana coach in January 2019 as a alternative to Kwesi Appiah, who he had served as an assistant to.
The previous Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko supervisor, nevertheless, didn’t impress throughout his time in command of the Black Stars.
In 10 matches, he had a win fee of simply 40%, having gained 4, misplaced 4 and draw two. The ultimate nail on his coffin was Ghana’s boring 1-0 defeat to South Africa within the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
The GFA in its assertion mentioned a three-member committee made up of Vice President Mark Addo, Upper East Regional Soccer Association Chairman, Alhaji Salifu Zida and Dr. Randy Abbey has been tasked with discovering a brand new coach for the Black Stars.
“The Executive Council has shaped a 3 (3) Member Committee made up of Vice President Mark Addo, Upper East Regional Football Association Chairman, Alhaji Salifu Zida and Dr. Randy Abbey to discover a Head Coach and Assistant Coaches for the Black Stars throughout the subsequent 72 hours.
“The Association wishes C.Ok Akonnor and his Assistants the very best of their future endeavours,” the assertion added.