Akonnor was relieved of his duties together with his two assistant coaches on Monday 13th September after a dismal run of form in the two opening games of the Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
Ghana won 1-0 against Ethiopia in a game which was uninspiring and had to take a gift of a goal to give Ghana all three points but wee found out as they lost 1-0 to South Africa in Johannesburg.
The former Ghana captain signed a two-year contract with the Ghana Football Association in January 2020 with a monthly salary of $25,000.
With barely four months to the end of his contract, the former Kotoko, AshGold trainer is due some compensation which will amount to $100,000.
The Sports Minister, Mustapha Ussif confirmed in August that the former Asante Kotoko trainer’s salary was in arrears of seven months making it $175,000 with the four months left on his deal making it $275,000. Read Full Story