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Kofi Amoah Wanted To Reduce My Salary – Former Black Stars Coach, Kwesi Appiah Speaks Out

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Kofi Amoah Wanted To Reduce My Salary – Former Black Stars Coach, Kwesi Appiah Speaks Out

Dr Kofi Amoah’s tenure as president of the Ghana Football Association’s Normalization Committee was not one of Kwesi Appiah’s favourites.

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When Kwesi Appiah was manager of the Black Stars, Amoah was the chairman of a committee formed by FIFA and the government in 2018 to oversee football administration.

According to Appiah, he did not have a good relationship with Dr Amoah because the latter tried to impose his wishes on him.

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Appiah told Joys Sports in an interview that he was threatened with job loss and a salary cut after refusing to do Kofi Amoah’s bidding.

“He threatened to sack me but I told him I am not afraid of being sacked. Those threats, I have heard them several times but I’m not the type that those threats get to me,” Appiah said on Prime Take on Joy News.

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“He had a conversation with me about my contract and he was thinking of reducing my salary, but I told him look, you can’t reduce my salary, then he should take the job.

“He thought I didn’t deserve the [$35,000] salary I was on and when you do that, you are disrespecting whoever you are dealing with.”

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Appiah has confirmed applying for the job following the departure of Otto Addo.

Source: www.GhanaCNN.com

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