The former Charlton Athletic player was among the 28 persons who applied for the job after the dismissal of Kwesi Appiah.

“I had a meeting with Grant for over an hour just to discuss footballing matters and he was so passionate about the game in Ghana,” Ambassador Okaikoi told

“I never knew he based here in Czech but I was really happy to meet him and hopefully we can continue to keep in touch for future development of our country.”

Grant, 41,  remains open to any coaching position at the Ghana Football Association.