Hearts of Oak

Hearts Of Oak Appoint Carlos Pinto As Technical Director


Accra Hearts of Oak, have concluded negotiations with Carlos Manuel Vaz Pinto and handed him the Technical Director role.

The 46-year-old is expected in the country on Saturday to take over his new role after the club confirmed it had handed the role to the Portuguese.

In a tweet, the club welcomes him to the job describing him as the new man to take over the role of Technical Director.

“Carlos Manuel Vaz Pinto is our new Technical Director. Welcome to the Rainbow Family”, the Twitter handle of the club said.

Pinto is expected to work alongside, Coach Edward Odoom, who has been acting since Kim Grant was relieved of his duties in December last year.

Pinto will be coming with a depth of experience having previously handled Angolan clubs Clube Recreativo da Caala and Recreativo de Libolo. He has also coached Ethiopian giants Saint George SA.

His last job was with FC Famalicão where he handled the Under-23 from September 2019 to June 2020 playing 26 matches.

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