Bashir Hayford

Bashir Hayford is a Ghanaian football manager.

Bashir Hayford
Personal information
Place of birth Ghana
Club information
Current team
Legon Cities FC
Teams managed
Years Team
2003–2006 Power Koforidua
2006–2007 Heart of Lions
2007–2008 Asante Kotoko
2010–2013 Medeama
2013–2017 Ashanti Gold
2017 Ghana U17 (women)
2017 Ebusua Dwarfs
2018 Ghana Women
2019 Somalia
2020 Legon Cities


In August 2018, he was appointed as manager of the Ghana women's national football team.[1] In March 2019, he was appointed as manager of the Somalia men's national football team.[2][3] In February 2020, it was confirmed that Hayford had resigned from managing Somalia, due to the ongoing civil war.[4] He has also handled Asante Kotoko, Ashanti Gold SC, Heart of Lions, Power FC, Medeama SC and Ebusua Dwarfs. He became the coach of Legon Cities FC in November 2020.[5]


  1. ^ Agyeman, Adwoa (14 August 2018). "Bashiru Hayford named Black Queens coach". Retrieved 13 March 2019.
  2. ^ admin (2019-03-13). "Bashiru Hayford appointed as National Head Coach of Somalia". The Spot Of Latest Trending News And Leaks. Retrieved 2019-03-13.
  3. ^ "Ghana's Bashir Hayford confirmed as Somalia coach". 25 March 2019 – via
  4. ^ "Bashiru Hayford steps down as head coach of Somalia". Ghana Soccernet. 10 February 2020. Retrieved 4 July 2020.
  5. ^ "OFFICIAL: Legon Cities appoint Bashir Hayford as coach". Graphic Online. Retrieved 2020-11-26.

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