The Ghana Football Association had sacked the head coach of the Black Stars, Charles Akonnor and his two assistants, David Duncan and Patrick Greveraars for poor performances in the ongoing Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
Coach C.K Akonnor has been under incessant attacks for the past one week following the Black Stars uninspiring performance against Ethiopia and the Bafana Bafana.
Since taking over ,he played in 10 matches, of which he managed just 4 wins and lost 4 with two games ending in stalemates.
Ghana Football Association in a press statement on Monday evening, 13th September,2021 revealed that the coach and his assistants contracts has been terminated with with immediate effect following 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 press release continues to read “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.