Medeama coach Tom Strand 'missing' after Downs’ defeat
Strand is believed to have checked out of the hotel, leaving behind a resignation letter in his room.
JOHANNESBURG - Ghanaian Premier League side, the Medeama Soccer Club, has confirmed that their coach Tom Strand has gone missing following the side's defeat to Mamelodi Sundowns on Saturday.
Strand is believed to have checked out of the Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Pretoria without the club's consent, leaving behind a resignation letter in his room.
Medeama were beaten 3-1 by Sundowns in a CAF Confederation Cup match in Pretoria on Saturday.
A club statement says Strand is nowhere to be found; leaving a hotel in Pretoria without their knowledge.
The club has also confirmed that they have notified the Ghanaian High Commission, based in the city, as well as the police.
Medeama has urged fans and Ghanaians to remain calm as they seek to locate their coach.
Police are investigating.