Ghana Premier league giants Accra Hearts of Oak have announced the appointment of Henry Lamptey Wellington as assistant coach.
The deal which was announced on Friday will see coach Lamptey be at the club for the next two years.
“The management of Accra Hearts of Oak has appointed Coach Henry Lamptey Wellington, 42, as assistant coach”.
“The former Heart of Lions, King Faisal, Kotoko and Hasaacas has joined Hearts of Oak on a two-year deal,” the club announced in a statement.
In the light of the absence of a head coach, Lamptey is expected to lead the club in their pre-season sessions.
“He is expected to lead the team into pre-season which would commence on Saturday”.
“The Hearts management is pleased to have sealed the deal with Henry Lamptey and wishes him the best of luck as commences his coaching career with Hearts”, the statement added.
The Accra based club is counting on the support of their fans to get the former Kotoko Coach to succeed.
“We are calling on our teeming supporters to throw their weight behind the team and our new assistant coach as we prepare assiduously for the coming season”.
Coach Henry Lamptey’s first task will be to lead the Phobians in the GHALCA G6 tournament which begins on 13th November 2016.