Sports activities News of Thursday, 16 Might 2019
Portuguese soccer big, Benfica is established to develop a soccer academy in Ghana to unearth talents.
The venture will be spearheaded by Ghanaian licensed FIFA agent, Seedorf Asante, who is partnering the club to undertake its first key get the job done on the continent.
This came to light-weight when Asante led a delegation which integrated the CEO of Worldwide Football, Fernando Mendes Benfica youth staff Mentor David Manuel and one particular of the club’s administrators, Luis Miguel to meet the Minister of Youth and Sporting activities (MoYS) Mr. Isaac Asiamah for a formal introduction and a briefing on the challenge.
He mentioned the Academy will serve as a point of recognizing talents and blend pure abilities with the technical know-how to build young players into wonderful pros.
Mr. Asiamah said that Ghana has a whole lot of talented youth but to be identified and tasked the team to operate challenging to detect, prepare and nurture their skills to grow to be globe-class players.
The authorities, he said, is fully commited to the progress of the sporting infrastructure base of the place to assistance with talent growth.
He stated the Ministry welcomes this sort of initiatives which will go a extensive way to include to the present infrastructure.
Mr. Asiamah pledged his outfit’s help and declared an action plan to have interaction all stakeholders and policymakers to be certain the academy dream will become a fact.
The assembly also reviewed how to endorse soccer in little ones at younger ages and help them mature their skills professionally.
The workforce offered customized Benfica Jerseys to the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo and Mr. Asiamah.