A delegation from the Ghana Premier League giants, Hearts of Oak and their partners from Cincinnati and Hoffeinheim, on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022 met the Ghana Football Association in Accra.
As part of the meeting the delegation led by the Board Chairman of the Rainbows, Togbe Afede XIV, Board Member, Vincent Odotei Sowah, Chief Commercial Officer, Francis Afulani, Mike Mossel, Stephen Wagner and Tony Mamolady called on the association for the betterment of Ghana football.
They were received by the president of the Ghana Football Association, Kurt E.S Okraku and the General Secretary, Prosper Harrison Addo. (Esq).
Speaking on behalf of Accra Hearts of Oak and the partners, Tobgbe Afede opined that the partnership is focused on exploring various areas of football development including knowledge sharing, Talent Development, Cooperate Social Responsibility and Joint Developmet.
The GFA boss Kurt Okraku on receiving the delegation said one of the key areas of the developmental focus of the GFA is to build a strong foundation of the game and he is happy that the clubs are focused on same.
He also expressed delight with the initiative taken by Accra Hearts of Oak SC and emphasized the need for capacity building to improve the game.
The President of the GFA wished the partnership and expressed the hope that other clubs will follow the examples stating that when the Ghanaian clubs succeed, the Association will also succeed.
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