"I will love to coach Hearts of Oak one day" - Former Ghana international Anthony Obodai

Published on: 22 May 2020

Former Ghanaian midfielder Anthony Obodai is eyeing Hearts of Oak coaching job as he looks to become a coach in the near future.

Obodai represented Ghana at the 1999 FIFA U-17 World Championship and the 2001 FIFA World Youth Championship.

The 37-year-old also made four appearances for the senior national team, the Black Stars between 2003 and 2005 before retiring in 2016.

"Life after football has been very good. I have a lot of projects coming up very soon," the former Ajax ace told Adamu Muftawu.

"I am looking at how the system works in Ghana and I will surely come up with something special in Ghana."

He added, "Yes I will love to be a coach. However unless I have all the necessary licenses and qualifications before I will be able fully go into coaching."

"If you ask me, I will love to coach Hearts of Oak one day because I am a Hearts of Oak fan."

He played for Liberty Professionals, Ajax Amsterdam, Germinal Beerschot, Sparta Rotterdam, RKC Waalwijk, and also Houston Dynamos in the USA.

He also featured for Magusa Turk Gucu, Phoenix FC, Pittsburgh Riverhounds as well as Swedish side Ange IF.