GFA APPOINT PATRICK GREVERAARS AS ASSISTANT COACH TO C.K AKONNOR.

The Ghana Football Association has appointed Dutch man Patrick Greveraars as assistant coach of the senior national team.

The 45 year old former PSV Eindhoven trainer will join the Black Stars technical team as a second assistant to head coach CK Akonnor, who is already being assisted by countryman David Duncan.

According to a GFA statement, the appointment of Greveraars was at the request of Ghana head coach C.K Akonnor in his quest to strengthen the technical team ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers and the 2020 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

About Patrick Greveraars

Patrick Greveraars is a UEFA A-License holder with over 25 years of worldwide top football experience.

The 45-year old previously worked with PSV Eindhoven, FC Porto, Vitesse Arnhem, Feyenoord Rotterdam, Anorthosis Famagusta and Al Shabab Dubai.

He is expected to bring his experience, world-wide contacts and football methodology on board if he signs the deal.

Greveraars is currently in Ghana to assist the team with the upcoming International friendly matches and also to finalize talks ahead of his appointment.