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Sly Tetteh justifies to be immortalized – Oti Akenteng

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Sports News of Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Resource: www.ghanaweb.com

2020-09-22

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The previous Technical Director of the Ghana Football Affiliation, Francis Oti Akenteng, backed the selection for the affiliation to honour the late Sly Tetteh.

The late Sly Tetteh was the founder of the Premier League facet, Liberty Gurus, who contributed immensely to the advancement of Ghana and African soccer.

The devout Muslim died right after he collapsed on the pitch in the course of a match amongst ex-footballers to commemorate a local pageant in Cape Coastline.

Francis Oti Akenteng, who was speaking to GhanaWeb following the demise of Mr. Sly Tetteh recounted the effects the latter built on him when he was in demand of Accra Hearts of Oak.

“The male was really fantastic and wonderful to all the clubs in Ghana and Africa. He has finished a lot for African football so if a thing like this is being instituted to honour his memory I think it is excellent for the reason that it will encourage and inspire many others to also do what he did when he was alive.”

“Glimpse, I went to coach Hearts of Oak for the reason that of Sly, and even however he was in cost of Liberty he believed that my presence at Hearts will elevate football.”

Examine the total story initially revealed on August 26, 2018 on GhanaWeb

The Specialized Director of the Ghana Football Association, Francis Oti Akenteng has backed the conclusion to keep a legacy lecture in honour of the late Sly Tetteh, the founder of Leading League aspect Liberty Industry experts.

Talking to Ghaanweb.com, Oti Akenteng stated the impression of Sly Tetteh on the advancement of Ghana and African soccer has been hugely understated and underestimated, and hence the legacy lecture will lose extra mild on the impressive influence of Sly.

“The gentleman was quite fantastic and fantastic to all the clubs in Ghana and Africa. He has done a whole lot for African soccer so if one thing like this is currently being instituted to honour his memory I imagine it is fantastic since it will motivate and stimulate other people to also do what he did when he was alive. Glance, I went to coach Hearts of Oak mainly because of Sly and even nevertheless he was in cost of Liberty he thought that my presence at Hearts will elevate soccer.”

This evening, Friday, September 22, at the Tang Palace Hotel, Roman Ridge, Accra, the Ghana Football Association in conjunction with SportsLife-, an amalgamated team of stakeholders in Ghana sports activities, will keep the maiden edition of the Sly Tetteh Legacy lectures.

According to organizers, the idea of the lecture collection came about as Sportslife’s wish to honour the memory of the late Alhaji Ibrahim Sly Tetteh, a visionary football administrator, businessman and philanthropist.

Sly Tetteh is viewed as a pioneering figure who revolutionize soccer administration, administration, participant growth and promoting in Ghana and together with his associate Felix Kwabena Ansong altered the notion of how the business enterprise of football should really be operate.

The organizers also say “the maiden edition of the lectures shall target completely on the life of the guy who gave the globe Baffour Gyan, Michael Essien, Sulley Ali Muntari, Asamoah Gyan, Kwadwo Asamoah, and Derek Boateng among a lot of some others and his influence on our football”.

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