Negotiations between Ghana Premier League giants Asante Kotoko and Abubakar Yusif have broken-down , GHANAsoccernet.com has learnt.
The ex Hearts of Oak coach was billed to join the Kumasi-based side as assistant coach to Maxwell Konadu but it appears contractualÂ disagreements over certain clauses in his reported two-year deal has led to Abubakar's withdrawal.
One of such clauses which obligates a payment of GHÂ¢100,000 in compensation if the 42-year-old decides to resign but will not be entitled to no such compensation if his appointment is terminated before the contract expiresÂ .
Sources close to the coach have however indicated the coach's preparedness to join Kotoko if such disagreements are straightened out.
Meanwhile GHANAsoccernet.com investigations has revealed aÂ simmeringÂ interest from fellow Premier League side Berekum Arsenals who are reportedly offering Yusif the head coach position.
Abubakar Yusif is currently a free agent after foll0wing his resignation at Berekum Chelsea after helping them secure the Premier League title as assistant to Orlando Wellington last season.