When Otto Addo was presented on February 10 as an Interim National Trainer of the Ghanaian national team, football was just on the ground in the African country. For the first time since 2006, the team had not survived the preliminary round at the Africa Cup. Addo, who previously worked as a coach for the selection and in his active career 15 international matches for Ghana had been able to improve in the play-off games against Nigeria in March. On a successful qualification for the Winter World Cup in Qatar, however, at the time, at the time, the few people were hoped for his father’s homeland.
Addo and his team, however, used the chance to offer themselves by two draws (0: 0, 1: 1) the ticket – and thus triggered a wave of euphoria in Ghana, from which President Nana Akufo-Addo Less. “If you come back, we’ll be kidnapping you,” said the politician Addo, who was worn by his players on hands, jokingly on the ph1. “We will not allow you to return to Dortmund. As soon as you come, we will not let you go again.”
Addos plans, however, are others: he will continue to work in his job as a top talent trainer, as BVB coach Marco Rose confirmed on Thursday: “That was a great success. I can imagine that you want to arrest him right away. I hope you hope that they let him out. Otto wrote to me that he likes to come back. “
Since summer 2019, the former attacker who also carried as a professional the BVB jersey, for the black-yellow as a transitional trainer for the many top talents of the club. And solves this task to the full satisfaction of BVB officers. Also Rose, the ADDO worked on Thursday was full of praise over the 46-year-olds: “Otto is a great person and an absolute expert. He makes an excellent job on a very important position.”