Friday, 08 December

Police chases suspects who assaulted coach Maxwell Konadu

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Maxwell Konadu

The police is on a manhunt for two people who attacked the coach of Nsoatreman FC, Mr. Maxwell Konadu, during a football game on Sunday, 19 November 2023, at the Sunyani Coronation Park. 

The coach, who sustained a head injury during the attack, is currently receiving medical attention. 

The police said in a short statement: "We wish to assure the public that we will surely get the suspects arrested to face justice".

As the incident happpened, Nsoatreman FC tweeted: “Our coach Maxwell Konadu is being beaten at the moment at the Sunyani Coronation Park for picking a point in a draw game against the home team @bofoakwatano".

According to the Club, “they also attacked the match officials”.

The incident occurred following a draw between the two teams in week 11 of the Ghana Premier League, where Nsoatreman secured a crucial point, elevating them to the second spot on the league table.

The draw proved pivotal for Nsoatreman, positioning them above Bofoakwa Tano in the league standings.

The extent of the injuries sustained by the coach and the officials remains unknown.