Sports Information of Sunday, 7 July 2019
Highly regarded Zambian journalist and an influential social media activist for Zambian soccer, Puncherello Chama has urged their golf equipment to run soon after the signature of CK Akonnor following his departure from Kotoko.
Chama believes Akonnor’s coaching acumen must profit Zambian soccer and their clubs, specifically Energy Dynamos, should hire the gaffer.
Chama’s call came a few times immediately after Akonnor and Asante Kotoko finished their Cinderella relationship just 7 months into his three-yr deal.
And Chama believes the subsequent place for the superb coach ought to be Zambia.
“If I have been in the Energy Dynamos’ Exco, I would have been on the Cellular phone to Ghana the minute I heard CK Akunnor has been sacked by Asante Kotoko,” he wrote.
“He has played at the highest degree in the Bundesliga and was uncovered to the ideal of soccer.
“He led Kotoko into the group phase of the CAF Confederations Cup devoid of a massive spending budget for gamers but identified gamers these as Yacouba Songne who expense Kotoko very little.
“He would seem to have an eye for expertise and can assistance Electric power Dynamos make improvements to their academy which has struggled to develop players ripe for Electrical power above the yrs,” he extra.
His ”Agro Football” with Kotoko is equivalent to Ability Dynamos’ passing philosophy and more importantly, he has an comprehension in African football.
“All in all he would be my selection,” he concluded.
Asante Kotoko introduced CK Akonnor as the club’s complex director ahead of the appointment of Kjetil Zachariasen as the club’s new mentor.
But Akonnor had turned down the posture, insisting he was not utilized as the complex director of the club but head coach and will not acknowledge any other place aside from his unique job as head coach.
Akonnor, a former skipper of Bundesliga aspect Wolfsburg and the Black Stars of Ghana was appointed on the 1st of October 2018 as head coach of Asante Kotoko.
He guided the club to phase an awesome outing in the CAF Confederation Cup marketing campaign and has not long ago competent the club to the CAF Champions League.
Akonnor’s sacking arrived as a shock to the enthusiasts of the club as effectively as pundits of the recreation as his functionality with the club has been almost nothing but astounding.