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James Kwasi Appiah was born on August 9, 1959. He started his sports career as a professional footballer and played for several years in Ghana Premier league. In the 1993 he became coach and got himself started on his way to success.
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He was born and spent his childhood in Ashanti. He is mainly known as Kwasi Appiah. He studied at Opoku Ware School in Kumasi. Since his early days he was interested in playing football.
Appiah played for the Ghanaian national team between 1987 and 1992, appearing in two FIFA World Cup qualifying matches, he also captained the team
He has received technical training from English clubs Manchester City, and Liverpool.
James Kwesi Appiah was Ghana’s assistant coach between 2007 and 2012.
Appiah was coach of Ghana U23 as they won the 2011 All-Africa Games.
He was appointed as the Head coach of the Ghanaian national team in April 2012, describing himself as “the underdog” in the process. His Ghana team qualified for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, making him the first black African coach to take the country to the World Cup. He was given a new two-year contract in May 2014. After the country exited the World Cup in the group stages, Appiah defended his team.
He left his position as Ghana manager by mutual consent in September 2014.
He became manager of Sudanese club Al Khartoum in December 2014.
In April 2017 he was re-appointed as the coach of the Ghana national team, replacing former Chelsea manager Avram Grant
James Kwesi Appiah Net Worth
James Kwesi Appiah Net Worth is about $ 10 million . Kwesi Appiah owns a foundation known as The Kwasi Appiah Foundation (KAF), established in May 2017. It is a charitable Foundation that seeks to help in the development of retired sports personalities through financial assistance, health aid and skill development.