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Sports News of Friday, 2 February 2018


Former Dwarfs manager Ricardo Da Rocha eyes GPL return

Former head coach of Cape Coast Ebusua Dwarfs Ricardo Da Rocha is expecting to return into the Ghana Premier League anytime soon after his short stint with Ebusua Dwarfs last season.

Da Rocha who is currently in Portugal to continue his capacity building could return into the Ghanaian scene after his wonderful era with the Mysterious Club, guiding them to 4th position on the table.

In an exclusive chat with, Da Rocha said he is a free agent now and ready to work for any club or country in Africa especially Ghana.

“I am free and ready to do a great job in Africa again. I’m motivated to return to the competitive Ghana Premier League,” he said.

The former Brazilian international signed a year contract with the Cape Coast based side subject to renewal at the end of the season but parted ways with the club soon as the contract expired.

Da Rocha who played for Lazio and Cesena in the Italian Serie A was brought into the country by agent Leslie Kuuku Bartels after the club contacted him for assistance in getting a coach.

Da Rocha was the head coach of the national team of Cape Verde in 2007 and has also coached Hager Club of Saudi Arabia.