Africa: Ghana Retain Addo-Led Teaching Quartet for 2022 World Cup and Afcon Qualifiers

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has prolonged the contract of Black Stars coach Otto Addo till the top of December guaranteeing that the previous worldwide participant might be in cost on the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

The deal additionally ensures that Addo’s teaching crew together with Chris Hughton, George Boateng and Mas-Ud Didi Dramani can even keep of their roles as coaches of the nationwide workforce till December 2022.

Boateng and Dramani are assistants to Addo while the previous English Premier League supervisor Hughton is the technical advisor to the workforce.

The quartet masterminded the Black Stars’ qualification to the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar after eliminating West African rivals Nigeria within the play-off in March which seems to have led to the choice to increase their contracts.

This means the 4 coaches might be answerable for the Black Stars once they begin their 2023 TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations qualifying marketing campaign subsequent month.

“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 GFA stated in an announcement on Wednesday.

“The quartet who masterminded Ghana’s qualification to the Fifa World Cup Qatar 2022 event will keep on to see to Ghana’s preparation for the World Cup, the 2023 Afcon qualifiers, and the World Cup itself.

“This follows an exhaustive negotiation and engagement with all related stakeholders together with the Ministry of Youth and Sports.