Former France international Willy Sagnol will arrive in Ghana on Thursday ahead of his interview on Friday for the vacant Black Stars coaching job.
The search for Avram Grant’s replacement has intensified over the last week. The six-man search committee led by Ghana FA President Kwesi Nyantakyi pruned down a reported 132 applications to a desired three with all set to take turns for interviews in Accra from March 31 to April 2, 2017.
Starrsportsgh.com can confirm Frenchman Willy Sagnol and former Stars trainer Kwesi Appiah as two of three candidates shortlisted for interviews.
The third person, media reports have suggested to be Africa Cup of Nations winning coach Hugo Broos who is unhappy with his current employers Cameroon.
Sagnol, 40, has previously coached the France Under-21s and Ligue 1 side Bordeaux.
According to sources, the committee intends to complete the interviews with the three coaches by Sunday, April 2 after which it will submit its final report on a preferred coach for the Black Stars to the Executive Committee for ratification.