Maxwell Konadu appointed as Black Starlets head coach
Former Kumasi Asante Kotoko head coach, Maxwell Konadu, has been appointed as coach for Ghana’s male U-17 team, the Black Starlets.
The former Ghana striker replaces Ben Fokuo who has been appointed as head coach of the nation’s young female side, Black Princesses
Maxwell Konadu led Asante Kotoko to win the Ghana Premier League in 2012 after stints with the Black Meteors, Fetteh Feyenoord Academy (now WAFA), and the defunct Red Bull Academy at Sogakope.
He was also the head trainer for Wa All-Stars in the 2009/2010 season of the Ghana Premier League.
In his playing career, Konadu featured for Upper West Heroes, Asante Kotoko in Ghana and then, Unia Leiria and Beira- Mar both in Portugal.
He will be assisted by Dreams Fc assistant head coach, Winfred Dormon and Techiman Eleven Wonders head coach, Ignatius Osei-Fosu.
Black Starlets Technical team:
- Maxwell Konadu – Head Coach
- Winfred Dormon – Assistant Coach
- Ignatius Osei Fosu – Assistant Coach
- George Owoo – Goal Keepers Trainer
- Yussif Andani – Team Doctor
- Mensah Agbovor – Welfare Officer
- Albert Evedzi – Physiotherapist
- Abduali Zakari – Masseur
- Baba Aluta Equipment Officer