Hearts of Oak are preparing to introduce Erik Van der Meer as their new head coach.
Dasmani B Mohammed has learned from credible sources that the Phobians will soon announce the hiring of the former Qatar SC manager to fill the club’s open coaching position.
Accra Hearts of Oak, a powerhouse team in the Ghana Premier League, are about to name Erik Van Der Meer as Samuel Boadu’s replacement.
After an urgent meeting in Accra on Tuesday morning, Boadu was fired as the club’s head coach.
After a string of disappointing results in the Ghana Premier League, the Hearts of Oak Board of Directors made the difficult decision to part ways with the former coach from Medeama SC.
Erik Van der Meer, a coach from the Netherlands, arrived in Ghana last week to finalize contract negotiations with Hearts of Oak.
On Sunday, Van der Meer attended the club’s league match against Asante Kotoko at the Baba Yara Stadium, which resulted in a 1-1 draw.
At the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko played to a 1-1 draw in the first game of the 2022/23 season. Prior to that, Hearts of Oak had opened the season with a 1-0 loss to Aduana Stars.
Hearts of Oak host Bibiani Gold Stars in week four’s games at the Accra Sports Stadium, as the home team is looking for their first victory of the season.