Klavs Rasmussen

Klavs Rasmussen (born 23 June 1966) is a Danish football manager most recently in charge of Ghanaian football club West African Football Academy.

Klavs Rasmussen
Personal information
Full name Klavs Rasmussen
Date of birth (1966-06-23) 23 June 1966 (age 55)
Teams managed
Years Team
1982–2001 KB (youth)
2002–2004 Odense Boldklub (assistant)
2004–2005 Odense Boldklub
2006 BK Avarta
2006–2007 Ølstykke FC
2009–2010 Brøndby IF (women)
2011–2012 Næstved Boldklub
2012–2013 Hobro IK
2013–2014 F.C. Copenhagen (youth)
2016–2018 West African Football Academy

Rasmussen had worked as a youth coach at KB for 20 years, when he became assistant manager at Odense Boldklub in January 2002.[1] In January 2004, he became joint manager of the club together with Troels Bech. They were both sacked in June 2005.[2]

He later managed BK Avarta,[3] Ølstykke FC,[4] the women’s team of Brøndby IF,[5] and Næstved Boldklub.[6]

On 28 June 2012, he was named new manager of Hobro IK.[7] He resigned on 17 January 2013.[8]

In November 2016, he was announced as the new head coach of the Ghanaian football club West African Football Academy.[9] He resigned on 20 April 2018, following a string of four defeats.[10]