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Hearts new coach Herbert Addo to bag $150,000 as signing on fee

Published on: 25 July 2014
Herbert Addo

Herbert Addo will pocket $150,000 as signing on fee after signing a two-year deal with Hearts of Oak on Thursday, understands.

The veteran trainer finally agreed to the return to the club after weeks of negotiations.

The Ghanaian giants will pay the staggering figure as his signing on fee, has gathered.

The former Inter Allies coach will also not receive less than $2,000 as his monthly salary with other financially rewarding packages lined up for him.

Addo is making a return to the capital-based side after he was sacked in 2003 for failing to win the Premier League crown.

He will begin pre-season with the side on Monday.


  • Isaac Mensah says:
    July 26, 2014 06:43 am
    Fake story of all time, since when did we pay our local coaches (club) in dollars.
  • Rasheed says:
    July 26, 2014 12:42 am
    Why pay coach Addo in dollars?.,is he not a Ghanaian anymore?.In fact we are jokers
  • awass says:
    July 25, 2014 04:28 pm!!wat a lump sum but herbert plz dont dare fail d phobians
  • Bostonman redsox says:
    July 25, 2014 06:10 pm
    Meanwhile the hearts players r making $15,000 average a year. And coach is getting 10x.
  • 1911 says:
    July 25, 2014 07:42 pm
    Eiiii....n we don't even own a training pitch...we hop from one pitch to the other like grasshoppers..
  • Carbonite says:
    July 25, 2014 09:48 pm
    Stupidity at the highest level! Ghana is a joke of a country. Since when did coaches begin to earn more than players? Absolutely absurd!!
  • Mr shange says:
    July 27, 2014 03:04 pm
    a Mamelody sundowns coach in South Africa earns 950 000 rands equals to 420 000 US dollars per month....unbeilivable........believe it!