President of Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Gianni Infantino has congratulated the newly elected Ghana FA boss Kurt Okraku.
In an official statement released by the FIFA boss Infantino stated: “I would like to extend my sincere congratulations and best wishes on the occasion of your recent election as President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) for the 2019-23 period, at the 2019 GFA Extraordinary Elective Congress held on 25th October in Accra.”
According to Infantino, Okraku is well inclined with football management and its matters.
“Your knowledge, leadership, and experience, in particular as member of the GFA Executive Council and Chairman of Dreams FC, will certainly have big impact on the development of our beautiful game in your country. You can rely on my personal support and FIFA’s assistance to reach this goal”, he noted.
Meanwhile, the FIFA boss assured the Ghana FA head of maximum support and help from the world football governing body.
“The doors of the home of FIFA are always open whenever you wish to discuss the game and matters related to its governance.”
On the other hand Mr Infantino pledged his support and readiness to work with the new FA boss of Ghana in ensuring a successful tenure in office.
“It will be indeed great pleasure to invite you to come to Zurich soon. The FIFA administration will get in touch with you to arrange date that is convenient”, he added.
The FIFA boss also extended his congratulations to the newly elected Executive Council members of Ghana Football Association.
“I would be grateful if you could also convey my congratulations to the other members of the
Executive Council, who were elected and reelected with you. wish you and your team the best of Iuck and every success for all the challenges that lie ahead.”
“I look forward to seeing you very soon.
Yours in football”, he concluded.
By Delrand Nii Ansah Mensah Whyte, Daily Mail GH