Ghana Premier League side Asante Kotoko have appointed former Ghana U17 head Coach Samuel Paa Kwesi Fabian as the club’s new Coach on a one year deal.
The 59-year old experienced local coach and UEFA Pro License holder takes over from former Head Coach Steven Polack.
Kotoko, on Friday fired English trainer Steven Pollack barely two days after the club was knock out of the 2028 CAF Confederation Cup competition and have announced the former Inter Allies coach as his successor.
A statement signed by Obed Acheampong, communications director of the club said Mr. Fabian has been tasked with a duty to guide the club in the 2017/2018 Ghana Premier League season while managing talents at the club for overall success.
”Asante Kotoko SC is pleased to announce the appointment of Samuel Kwesi Fabin as the new Head Coach of the Club. the statement said.
”Mr.Fabin is tasked with a duty to guide the Porcupines in the 2018/2019 season while managing talent at the club for overall success.”
He first worked with the club during the Herbert Mensah era where he was in-charge of the club’s youth side which produced budding talents who went on to play for the senior team.
In 2009/10 season, he was hired again as but was sacked with six matches to the end of the season.
Fabin was recently head coach of the Ghana U17 team where he guided the team to the quarter-final of the 2017 FIFA U17 finals in India.
Fabian has previously coach Ghana Premier League giants, Accra Hearts of Oak, Heart of Lions and Berekum Arsenal who currently play in the GN Bank Division one league.
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