You are here: HomeSports2019 12 23Article 821851

Sports News of Monday, 23 December 2019

Source: Ghana Soccernet

Goran Barjaktarevic arrives in Ghana for Wa All Stars job

Click to read all about coronavirus →

Slovakian coach Goran Barjaktarevic has arrived in the country to take over Wa All Stars in the upcoming Ghana Premier League.

Wa All Stars have been without a head coach since John Paintsil was forcefully driven out of the club.

With just seven days to the commencement of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League, the Northern-based giants have appointed Serbian tactician Goran Barjaktarevic as head coach.

The 50-year-old gaffer touched down at the Kotoko International Airport late Sunday, and held a brief meeting with hierarchy of the club at his hotel base.

Brief fact about Goran Barjaktarevic

Barjaktarevic is a former Yugoslav football player and DFB football teacher with German citizenship.

He started his career as a football coach in Germany in 1998 as a DFB-B license trainer in the youth department of VfL Oldenburg.

In 2000, he received the DFB-A license and took over the A-youth of VfB Oldenburg in the Regionalliga Nord, at that time the highest division of the A-juniors. He held this position until 2005.

In the same year he received his DFB soccer teacher license from the German Sport University Cologne( Hennes-Weisweiler-Akademie).

His last coaching job was in 2018, when he took over Thai top-tier side Chonburi FC.

Send your news stories to and via WhatsApp on +233 55 2699 625.

Join our Newsletter