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Sports News of Monday, 26 October 2015


Hearts to introduce new coach to backroom staff

Coach Kenichi Yatsuhashi Coach Kenichi Yatsuhashi

The management of Accra Hearts of Oak will on Wednesday, introduce newly appointed coach, Kenichi Yatsuhashi to the back room staff as he prepares to start job for the premier league side.

The coach who arrived in Ghana last year to take up the job, is expected to sign a two year contract with the former premier league champions, after which he will be introduced to his staff.

Coach Yatsuhashi will be assisted by Yaw Preko, assistant coach of the national under-20 team, the Black Satellites, with Sabahn Quaye as the Team Manager.

The 46-year-old is highly dedicated and holds many licenses and certifications in coaching.

He holds a USSF A and National Youth coaching license, a CONCACAF International Coaching license, an NSCAA Goalkeeping diploma and a KNBV Advanced diploma.

The new coach is expected to turn the fortunes of the club around after difficult season last year.

Hearts struggled to survive the premiership and are looking forward to be among the elites at the end of the coming season.