The Ghana Football Association (GFA), has announced Paa Kwesi Fabin as head coach of the U23 national side - the Black Meteors.
The decision was announced by the GFA weeks after parting ways with former coach Ibrahim Tanko. The FA also confirmed Fabin will have Akapko Patron as assistant and Ben Owu as the goalkeeper's coach.
“The Ghana Football Association has named Paa Kwesi Fabin as Head Coach of the National Under 23 team, the Black Meteors. He will be assisted by Akapko Patron with Ben Owu as goalkeepers trainer.
Other members of the technical team are:
Andrew Ayim: Team Doctor
Albert K. Evedzi: Physiotherapist
Ablade Kumah: Welfare Officer
Emmanuel Opoku: Equipment Officer.
The GFA has also named a Management Committee for the Black Meteors as follows:
Frederick Acheampong : Chairman
Frederick Moore: Vice Chairman
Frederick Boateng: Member
George Aforklenyuie: Member
Nana Adu Abankro Acheampong: Member.”
The Black Meteors last qualified for a major tournament in 2004 at the Athens Olympics but have since then failed to make the Beijing 2008, London 2012, Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020.