Annor Walker heads Black Stars B technical team

BY: Kwame Larweh
Annor Walker

Accra Great Olympics coach, Annor Walker has been appointed by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to the head the technical team of the Black Stars B, the GFA has announced.

Walker, a CAF Licence A holder, replaces Maxwell Konadu as head coach of the national team and will be assisted by Prosper Nartey Ogum who currently handles Premier League side, WAFA.

The experienced Walker takes up the role with rich credentials, having guided division one side Nania FC to win the 2011 MTN FA Cup and the Ghana Super Cup.

He previously handled Tudu Mighty Jets, Kpando Heart of Lions and Berekum Chelsea, among other clubs in Ghana.

Coach Annor Walker

A GFA statement named former Ghana legend Richard Kingston as the team's goalkeepers trainer, Dr Prince Pambo (team doctor), Edmund Ackah (welfare officer), Emmanuel Armah (physical trainer), Abdulai Osman (masseur), Justice Kofi Mensah and Haruna Seidu (equipment officers).

Meanwhile, GFA Executive Council member, Habiba Atta Forson, has been appointed as chairperson of the management committee of the national senior women's team, Black Queens.

The founder of Kumasi-based Women’s Premier League side, Fabulous Ladies, Madam Habiba Atta is one of the most influential figures in the development of women's football in Ghana in the last two decades.

Other members of the Black Queens management committee are Kingsley Osei Bonsu (vice chairman), Naa Odofoley Nortey, Nana Fosu Gyeabour and Ama Brobey Williams.