Youth and Sports Hon. Isaac Asiamah has pledged government’s support for new Black Stars Head coach Kwesi Appiah.
Appiah who is making a return to the team,has agreed to lead the team on a two year deal after previously managing the side from 2012 to 2014.
The minister who toured the Accra Sports stadium on Tuesday, heaped praises on the former Black Stars defender and promised him of his outfits maximum support .
“He’s got the pedigree and experience over the years and is a very humble gentleman,” the Minister said “Ghanaians generally love him, and as government we will give him all the support that he needs to succeed, so that he can win more laurels for Ghana. That is our job.”
“I believe in local content and that is evident in the appointment of Kwasi Appiah. “We have not just appointed a local coach, but a very competent local coach.”
“We supported Avram Grant and he got nothing for us, so how much more the man [Kwesi Appiah] who took us to the world cup.”