Former Hearts of Oak Coach Kenichi Yatsuhashi joins Cambodian club Tiger FC

Sports News of Monday, 6 February 2017



Kenichi Against AdamsFormer Hearts coach Kenichi Yatsuahashi

Former Hearts of Oak coach Kenichi Yatsuhashi has joined Cambodia top-flight side Tiger FC. The fiery Japanese coach confirmed his move to the Cambodian team on Twitter on Sunday night.

Yatsuhashi, joins Tiger FC after a turbulent short stint with Nigerian Premier League side Ifeanyi Ubah.

He left Accra Hearts of Oak at the start of the second round of the 2016 Ghana Premier League.Yatsuhashi tweeted: “I would like to let everyone know that I have signed a contract with Cambodia Tiger FC in Cambodia League, a top division club.

He also stated his desire to better his stint at Hearts by contributing more to Tiger FC.

“I would like to contribute to a club that is rapidly progressing as a head coach/manager. I would like to achieve here with Cambodia Tiger FC what I could not achieve with Hearts”.

Yatsuhashi was fired by Ifeanyi Ubah after a mixed start to the NPFL Super 4, having lost 2-1 to Wikki Tourist in their first match, and lost 2-0 against 10-man Rivers United on Friday.

Yatsuhashi holds a USSFA and National Youth Coaching licence, a CONCACAF International Coaching licence, an NSCAA Goalkeeping Diploma and a KNBV Advanced Diploma, IFA GK Certificate and FIFA and FIFA/AFC Grassroots Certificate.