Kumasi Asante Kotoko have officially announced the signing of a three-year contract with former Ashanti Gold trainer Charles Kobina Akonnor.
The former Black Stars captain is expected to lead the technical bench till 2021 after been signed to replace Paa Kwsi Fabian who recently resigned from Kotoko.
The club communications department confirmed this on their official club website; asantekotokosc.com
The signing was done at the Sports Hotel in Kumasi on Monday 1st October, 2018 with Kotoko represented by Chief Executive Officer, George Amoako, with the backing of management members Yaw Amo Sarpong, Samuel Sarfo Duku (esq), Edmund Ackah and Nana Kwame Dankwah
The former Wolfsburg captain said, after the signing, that he is bringing on board a philosophy he calls the ‘Agroball’ which combines entertainment with goals and hopes to get the support of the club’s hierarchy, including the supporters.
CK comes in with a lot of experience after previously handling rivals Hearts of Oak, Dreams FC and AshntiGold, and is set to bring his rich knowledge of the game to bear to improve Kotoko.
He left Ashanti Gold after misunderstanding with the club officials.