Report: Paintsil Begins TV Job After Chiefs Exit
Former Kaizer Chiefs Assistant Coach In A New Role
Following his exit from Kaizer Chiefs, John Paintsil is said to be starting in a new job as a television analyst.
Having been Steve Komphela’s assistant at Chiefs for one season, from July last year to the end of the 2016/17 season, the former Ghana defender had his contract with Amakhosi terminated, as confirmed by the Naturena club on June 08.
Reports from Ghana indicate that Paintsil will do television work during the FIFA Confederation Cup.
“Former Ghana defender John Paintsil starts his punditry job on the FIFA Confederation Cup on Kwese TV on a memorable note as he celebrates his birthday today. Paintsil, one of Ghana's most capped players is celebrating his 35th birthday today, a day he starts as a pundit on Kwese Sports in the build up to the Confederation Cup which starts in two days.
“Ghana legend John Paintsil was signed-on by the South Africa-based TV channel Kwese Sports as a pundit for the 2017 FIFA Confederation Cup a few months ago,” ghanasoccernet.com reports.