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Mercy Tagoe

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Mercy Tagoe
Ein sex anaa genderfemale Edit
Country wey e be citizenGhana Edit
Name wey dem give amMercy Edit
Family nameTagoe Edit
Ein date of birth5 February 1978 Edit
Languages dem dey speak, rep anaa signEnglish Edit
Ein occupationassociation football referee, association football player Edit
Position dem play for team top / specialitydefender Edit
Work period (start)2011 Edit
Sportfootball Edit

Mercy Tagoe (Tagoe-Quarcoo after marriage, born 5 February 1974) be Ghanaian football coach den former player wey play as defender give de Ghana women's national football team. Na she be part of de team for de 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup insyd de United States. For club level top she play give Bluna Ladies insyd Ghana.[1]

Insyd February 2018, she lead de Black Queens make dem win de maiden edition to de West Africa Football Union (WAFU) insyd Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire as interim coach. Wey make am de first female coach wey serve as interim coach to de Black Queens.

Prior to make she pick up coaching role na Mercy Tagoe be referee insyd de Ghana Premier League.

Refereeing[edit | edit source]

She pick up refereeing insyd 1995. She make history as de first Ghanaian female referee wey officiate for de FIFA Women's World Cup insyd 2007 dem hold insyd China. For 2012 insyd she quit as Referee secof chaw violence for de games insyd.[2]

Managing[edit | edit source]

Insyd 2016 na she dey manage de first level syd Amidaus Professionals, first give woman for Ghana insyd.[3] Na she dey lead de Ghana women's national team for interim basis top after Didi Dramani ein managing spell end.[4] Dem name as full head coach insyd 2019.[5]

She sanso coach Halifax Ladies insyd de Super League, buh quit for 2020 insyd, make she focus for de national team per.[6][7]

Award[edit | edit source]

Insyd March 2021, dem award am de sportswoman of de year for de sports category insyd for de Entertainment Achievement Awards.[8]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "FIFA Women's World Cup USA 1999 - Ghana". FIFA Women's World Cup United States 1999. FIFA. 1999. Archived from the original on 2 July 2015. Retrieved 28 September 2007.
  2. "Mercy Tagoe quits refereeing due to crowd violence". GhanaSoccernet. 17 May 2012. Retrieved 28 October 2021.
  3. "Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo appointed headcoach of Amidaus Professionals". GhanaWeb. 18 July 2016. Retrieved 28 October 2021.
  4. Starrfm.com.gh. "Official: Bashir Hayford takes over as Black Queens coach — Starr Fm". Retrieved 28 October 2021.
  5. "Sports News". Graphic Online. Retrieved 28 October 2021.
  6. "Sports News". Graphic Online. Retrieved 28 October 2021.
  7. News, Ghana (20 February 2020). "Mercy Tagoe quits Halifax Ladies to focus on Black Queens - Ghanamma.com". Retrieved 28 October 2021.
  8. "Jonathan Mensah, Mercy Tagoe win at #EAAwards". Citinewsroom - Comprehensive News in Ghana. 27 March 2021. Retrieved 28 March 2021.