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23.06.2020 Football News

Legon Cities Coach Goran Barjaktarevic Is The Highest Paid Coach In Ghana Premier League

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
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Head coach of Legon Cities, Goran Barjaktarevic has emerged as the highest-paid coach in the Ghana Premier League.

Over the years, it has been reported that players and coaches in the top-flight football are not been paid well due to the low patronage and the lack of sponsorship for clubs.

But no one has been able to reveal these low levels of salaries aside the usual rumours and the occasional revelation by former players in the media.

However, a report filed by Accra based Angel FM has revealed that the highest-paid coach in Ghana takes GH¢30,000 while others take home GH¢900 monthly.

Below is the list of some coaches and their monthly salaries from the report filed by Angel 102.9 FM.

  • 1. Goran Barjaktarevic (Legon Cities) - GH¢30,000
  • 2. Maxwell Konadu (Asante Kotoko) - GH¢18,000
  • 3. Savisa Bozicic (King Faisal) - GH¢14,475.00
  • 4. Edward Nii Odoom (Accra Hearts of Oak) - GH¢6,000
  • 5. Paa Kwesi Fabian (Aduana Stars) - GH¢4,000
  • 6. Thomas Duah (AshantiGold) - GH¢3500
  • 7. Samuel Boadu (Medeama SC)- GH¢3000
  • 8. Henrik Lehm (Inter Allies) - GH¢2500
  • 9. Annor Walker (Accra Great Olympics) - GH¢2,500
  • 10. David Oclo (Liberty Professionals) - GH¢2000

Football in Ghana has come to standstill due to the outbreak of the coronavirus.

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) will announce a final decision on June 30.

However, the government has extended the ban on contact sports until July 31 in President Akufo Addo's 10th address of the nation.

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