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Sierra Leone Appoint Ghana’s Sellas Tetteh As Head Coach


Ghanaian coach Sellas Tetteh has been appointed as head coach of Sierra Leone.

According to a statement from the Sierra Leone Football Association, on Tuesday evening, Sellas Tetteh was selected based on scores earned by the various candidates who applied for the job and his appointment takes effect within 48hours.

Also, the veteran Ghanaian coach has the free hand to name his backroom staff when he assumes office.

Below is the full details of the statement from the Sierra Leone Football Association.

“After a thorough interview process by the Sierra Leone Football Association Head Coach Recruitment Committee and based on scores earned by the various candidates, the Executive Committee of the Football Association wishes to announce to the general public and the football family the appointment of Mr. Sellas Tetteh Teivi as the Head Coach of the National Senior Team (Leone Stars).

The newly appointed coach is expected to assume office and take up his duties within the next 48 hours.

Please know that it is the responsibility of Mr. Tetteh, as Head Coach, to appoint his backroom coaching staff.”

The 62-year-old is returning to the West African country after serving as caretaker coach between 2015 and 2016.

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Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of www.ghanasoccernews.com. He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority, Footballcrusader.com, sportscrusader.com, and ghanafootballnews.com, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook (https://web.facebook.com/boakye.buckman.9). He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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