Former Coach and Player of Kumasi Asante Kotoko Coach Malik Jabir is likely to be named as the Technical Director for Kumasi Asante Kotoko.
Struggling Asante Kotoko may soon need to get help for interim coach Michael Osei after points have not been forthcoming.
Acting General Manager, Opoku Nti, has hinted Osei might need the assistance of a technical director. Osei has overseen a recent slump after finishing the first round with praise.
This has caused concern among the top brass, and Opoku Nti has openly confirmed the club is open to the idea of hiring a technical director. “We will discuss that one during our technical meeting, if we have to bring in a technical director to help him we will do that,” he said.
The Porcupines have played five matches with 1 win, losing 1 and three ending in a draw since the second round stated, the Team is currently 4th on the League log.
The 65-year-old Malik Jabir who was made the head coach of Ghana’s U 23 side in October 2011 is likely to take that position since the managers of the club won’t a former player to take that Job.
Jabir has rich coaching experience on the continent having coach in neighboring West African countries.
The ex-international was on the bench when Kotoko won their last African title in 1983.
Jabir was appointed technical adviser at Nigerian Premier League side Kano Pillars in August 2008.