By Ameenu Shardow
The Professional Footballers Association of Ghana (PFAG) have sent a congratulatory message to newly appointed Black Stars coach Akwasi Appiah.
The 51-year-old was on Monday appointed the substantive replacement for Goran Stevanovic after weeks of head hunting.
The association whose membership includes past and present Ghanaian footballers say Appiah who is coincidentally the President of the group will enjoy the associationâ€™s fullest support during his tenure.
â€œThe Professional Footballers Association of Ghana Board of Directors (Stephen Appiah Co-vice President, Michael Essien Co-vice President, Anthony Baffoe General Secretary, Kwame Ayew, Marcel Desailly, Abedi Pele Ayew and Sammy Kuffour), Members and staff congratulates our associations president, Kwasi Appiah on his appointment to the Black Stars head coach position,â€ portions of a statement read.
Appiah will be officially unveiled at an organized press conference on Tuesday in Accra.
Below is a copy of the full statement released by the PFAG: