Hearts terminates the appointment of Nuttal
Accra Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club Limited, has terminated the appointment of coach Frank Elliot Nuttal, with immediate effect.
A statement signed by Mr. Kwame Opare Addo, Communications Manager of Hearts and copied to the GNA Sports said, the decision was based on certain behaviours of the coach, which were in direct conflict with the interest of the club.
According to the statement, the club received allegations of underground dealings by the coach and set up a three-member committee to investigate him.
It said the coach admitted to the allegations, when he appeared before the committee.
Some of the allegations, included the introduction of players to agents, vice versa, without the knowledge of the management.
The statement said, after thorough analysis of the defence of the coach and review of the facts by the committee, the Board of Directors decided to terminate his contract unanimously.
The stated added that, Henry Lamptey Wellington has been assigned the role of interim head coach till further notice.
Source: Ghana News Agency