Ex-French international Willy Sagnol to be interviewed for Black Stars job

March 30, 2017
Source: ghanasoccernet.com
Ex-French international Willy Sagnol to be interviewed for Black Stars job

Former French international Willy Sagnol has been scheduled to arrive in Ghana today for an interview with the Ghana Football Association regarding the vacant Black Stars coaching job.

Ghana’s Black Stars have been without a substantive coach since Avram Grant’s contract ended in February.

The Football Association instituted a six-man search committee led by it’s President Kwesi Nyantakyi which attracted a reported 132 applications after a 10-day period.

Sagnol, a former defender of Bayern Munich, will be touching down in Accra today before meeting the Ghana coaching search committee on Friday. The 40-year-old has previously coached the France Under-21s and Ligue 1 side Girondins Bordeaux.

According to sources at the corridors of the football governing body, the committee intends to complete the interviews with the three coaches( Kwesi Appiah, Hugo Broos and Willy Sagnol)  by Sunday, April 2 after which it will submit its final report on a preferred coach for the Black Stars to the Executive Committee for approval.