May 30, 2024
SPORTS

Ghana fan arrested for attacking Coach Chris Hughton after loss to Cape Verde at AFCON

In a shocking incident, Ivorian authorities have reportedly detained a Ghanaian supporter for assaulting Black Stars head coach Chris Hughton.

The attack occurred at the Ghana national team’s hotel following their 2-1 defeat to Cape Verde in their opening match of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). The assailant, yet to be identified, was thwarted by Ghanaian diplomats, ensuring the coach’s safety. Subsequently, the suspect was handed over to the Cote d’Ivoire police, and legal actions are pending.

Despite the setback, Coach Chris Hughton remains resolute, expressing disappointment over Ghana’s loss to Cape Verde. Hughton is optimistic about redeeming the team’s performance in the remaining Group B matches against Egypt and Mozambique, aiming to secure qualification for the AFCON knockout stage

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