Chris Hughton has been named Head Coach of Ghana’s senior national team, the Black Stars, by the Ghana Football Association (GFA).
The GFA announced the appointment of Chris Hughton as Head Coach of the Black Stars, while maintaining George Boateng and Didi Dramani as assistant coaches.
A statement issued on the February 12, 2023 on the GFA’s website reads, “The Ghana Football Association has the pleasure to appoint Chris Hughton as Head Coach of the Black Stars following extensive deliberations between the two parties.
“The 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.”
Mr. Hughton has been the Technical Advisor of the Black Stars for the past twelve months
The GFA has also decided to maintain Assistant Coaches George Boateng and Mas-Ud Didi Dramani.
The three coaches were part of the technical team for the World Cup in Qatar.
Details about the duration of the contract and terms of engagement would be announced in due course. GFA COMMUNICATIONS
Meanwhile, Chris Hughton’s appointment as the head coach of the Ghana Senior National Team, is now the 34th manager following the resignation of Otto Addo.