Former coach of the senior Ghana national football team, Sellas Tetteh, is currently mourning his late wofe, Madam Evelyn Tetteh.
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The sad news of the death of the coach's wife broke on midday Thursday, 26 January.
Madam Evelyn Tetteh was pronounced dead at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital where she was on admission. She had two children for Sellas Tetteh.
The Sierra Leonean Football Association (SLFA) issued a statement in commiseration with Sellas Tetteh. In the statement, the FA spoke of the late Evelyn Tetteh's unflinching support for her husband since he took over the Leone Stars job.
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It reads: “Madam Evelyn’s support and understanding of her husband’s role as Head Coach of the Sierra Leone National Team throughout the often troubled and turbulent period of his career in Sierra Leone, earned her tremendous respect from all those around her and the football family in Ghana.
“She put her husband’s interest and passion for football above all else. We thank her for her prayers and words of encouragement to the SLFA and Leone Stars through those difficult times.
“May her soul rest in perfect peace and may the good lord give our head coach the strength to carry on for the sake of his children”