Just in ! GFA Appoints Chris Hughton as Blackstars Coach

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Chris Hughton , former Newcastle United and Brighton and Hove Albion manager has been appointed by the Ghana Football Association as the head coach for Ghana’s senior national football team Black Stars.

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The Ghana Football Association via their official platforms announced that Chris Hughton will take up the coaching responsibility of the Black stars effective Sunday , 12th February 2023.

Chris Hughton ‘s appointment is in line with the vision of the GFA to continue with the project of building a formidable squad that started with Otto Addo in the lead up to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 tournament.

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Mr. Hughton has been the Technical Advisor of the Blackstars for the past twelve months.

The GFA has also decided to maintain Assistant Coaches George Boateng and Mas-Ud Didi Dramani, who were also part of the technical team for the World Cup in Qatar.

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According to the Ghana FA, details about the duration of the contract and terms of engagement would be announced in due course.

The 46-year old previously worked as a scout for the Black Stars in 2013 prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil and the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea.

Source: Jullie Jay-Kanz

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