Former Black Stars coach, James Kwesi Appiah, has been appointed as head coach of newly formed Kenpong Football Academy.

This will be the first for Appiah after he left the senior national team job in 2020.

Owner of the club, business mogul Kennedy Agyepong lauded the appointment of Kwesi Appiah as a step in the right direction for the newly formed club.

“We are proud and honoured to have you as our Head Coach and may God bless your good works with KFA”, he is quoted as saying.

Kwesi Appiah will be assisted by former Black Satellites coach, Oti Akenteng as Technical Director.