Accra,– Coach Maxwell Konadu has been appointed as coach of the national U-17 team, otherwise known as Black Starlets.
The former Ghana striker replaces Ben Fokuo, has been appointed as Black Princesses Head Trainer.
Coach Konadu, a premier league winner with Asante Kotoko in 2012 after stints with the Black Meteors, Fetteh Feyenoord Academy (now WAFA) and the defunct Red Bull Academy at Sogakope.
He also coached Wa All Stars in the 2009/2010 season.
He previously played for Upper West Heroes, Asante Kotoko, Unia Leiria and Beira- Mar in Portugal.
Coach Konadu won Gold at the All Africa Games in 2011 in Maputo, Mozambique.
He is a former coach of the Black Stars.
He would be assisted by Winfred Dormon and Ignatius Osei-Fosu.
Below is the full composition of the Black Starlets Technical team:
Maxwell Konadu – Head Coach
Winfred Dormon – Assistant Coach
Ignatius Osei Fosu – Assistant Coach
George Owoo – Goal Keepers Trainer
Yussif Andani – Team Doctor
Mensah Agbovor – Welfare Officer
Albert Evedzi – Physiotherapist
Abduali Zakari – Masseur
Baba Aluta Equipment Officer
Source: Ghana News Agency