Ghana Premier League side Bechem United has unveiled Italian trainer Vincenzo Alberto Annese as new head coach on Friday in Accra ahead of the 2017 Ghana Premier League.

The coaching job of the reigning FA Cup champions became vacant after Manuel Zacharias who helped them to clinch their first major silverware parted company with them three weeks ago.

The 32-year-old holds UEFA Pro License badge and has coached in many countries including Lithuania, Latvia, Russia, China, Estonia and Armenia.

Annese arrived in Ghana last Tuesday - he met the playing body on Thursday after the club;s training session.

The Bechem based are currently having their pre-season training in Accra, after their trip to Turkey delayed due to security reasons.

The Hunters will represent Ghana at this year’s CAF Confederation Cup.