Former Chelsea Boss Thomas Tuchel Linked With Vacant Ghana Job

Former Chelsea Boss Thomas Tuchel Linked With Vacant Ghana Job

Lukman Mumuni
updated at April 12, 2023 at 8:20 PM
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German manager Thomas Tuchel is reportedly on the radar of the Ghana Football Association for the vacant Black Stars job.

The four-time African champions are without a coach following the departure of Otto Addo after the World Cup.

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Former Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has popped up on the radar for the Ghana job. Credit: @ChelseaFC
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According to, the Ghana Football Association have listed the former Chelsea manager with five other coaches for the Black Stars role.

Ex-Brighton manager Chris Hughton and former Aston Villa player George Boateng alongside Serbia coach Dragan Stojkovic are all on the list of coaches being considered.

Tuchel has been unattached since his sacking from Chelsea at the start of the current season. The former Dortmund and PSG boss is believed to be assessing his next move.

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The Black Stars endured a difficult tournament in Qatar, exiting the World Cup at the group stage after two defeats and one win.

With the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers set to resume next year, the FA led by Kurt Okraku are in a hunt for a new coach.

The Black Stars have enrolled several Europe-born players in the team as part of plans to strengthen their team for the next AFCON tournament.

Ghana has not won the competition since 1982.

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Lukman Abdul Mumin is a Sports Journalist based in Accra, Ghana. He has been writing for the past five years. Lukman joined Sports Brief as an Editor for the Local Desk in 2022.
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