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C.K Akonnor to reject Technical Director role at Asante Kotoko

Published on: 12 July 2019

Charles Kwabla Akonnor is set to reject his new role as Technical Director of Asante Kotoko, according to reports in Kumasi. 

The former head coach of the club, was elevated to the Technical Director position of the Reds after Norwegian tactician Kjetil Zachariassen was named the new gaffer.

Akonnor is reported to be unhappy with the manner in which his promotion, the arrival of some players and the appointment of the new coach happened.

Despite an improved salary in his new role, the former Ghana captain is yet to confirm whether he likes his new position or not.

According to information gathered by, the ex-Wolfsburg forward is rather considering a move away from Kumasi than take the role of the technical advisor.

Meanwhile, Ghana's leading football website can exclusively reveal Namibian giants African Stars have opened up negotiations with C.K Akonnor.

African Stars are four times Namibian champions and believe the former Ashantigold gaffer can lead them to a fifth title next season.

Akonnor had a successful spell at Kotoko despite serving only 9 months of his three year deal with the Porcupine Warriors.

He led the club to the group stages of the CAF Confederations Cup, their first in 11 years before winning the GFA NC Tier I special competition.

By Lukman Evergreen Mumin 


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