Samartex coach Nurudeen Amadu named head coach of newly-formed male U18 National Team

Published on: 22 April 2024

Highly-rated tactician, Nurudeen Amadu has been named head coach of the Ghana male U18 National Team.

The appointment has been announced by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) today, Monday, April 22.

“The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has named Nurudeen Amadu as Head Coach of the newly established male U18 National Team.

“The GFA, as part of its developmental strategy, recently announced the establishment of age category developmental teams which would be incubators for the seamless grooming of youth players to feed the competitive male and female national teams. The U18 male team is one of these important national teams,” a communique by the Ghana FA said.

Coach Nurudeen Amadu is the current Head Coach of 2023-24 Ghana Premier League leaders FC Samartex 1996.

He has been handed the role by the Executive Council of the Football Association.

Coach Amadu will be assisted by Vision FC Head Coach Hamza Mohammed Obeng with ex-national star James Nanor serving as Goalkeepers’ Coach.