AchievementsClub NewsGhana Premier LeagueGhanaian Players AbroadMedeama

Samuel Osei Kuffour Elected PFAG President, Medeama’s Tetteh Zutah is Vice President

Former Ghanaian International Samuel Osei Kuffour has been elected as the new President of the Professional Footballers Association of Ghana (PFAG) ,the umbrella body of players in Ghana and Ghanaian footballers abroad.

The former Bayern Munich star was elected at the Annual Congress of the body held at the Accra City Hotel and attended by representatives and captains of the Male and Female teams in Ghana.

FB IMG 1637654040882 488x650 - Samuel Osei Kuffour Elected PFAG President, Medeama's Tetteh Zutah is Vice President

His election was overwhelming as all the voters approved a yes vote for the ex Bayern Munich Star, who was previously a board member of the Union.

Sammy Kuffour thanked his colleagues and challenged them to forge a much stronger front while fighting for each other to provide a better welfare for footballers.

Captain of Medeama Joseph Tetteh Zutah got the approval of his colleagues as he was elected the Vice President of the PFAG.

FB IMG 1637654116237 650x407 - Samuel Osei Kuffour Elected PFAG President, Medeama's Tetteh Zutah is Vice President

Zutah who was on the field leading his club side Medeama against Karela in a league match while the Congress was going on had earlier sent a heartwarming video which was played to the delegates.

New Board members were also elected into office with Ghanaian legend Abedi Ayew Pele, Kwame Ayew, Augustine Arhinful ,Ibrahim Tanko ,Stephen Appiah,Mohammed Muntari Tagoe,Elizabeth Addo and Gifty Appiah all receiving popular acclamation as Directors of the PFAG.

Founder and General Secretary Anthony Baffoe continues to be in the helm of affairs of the PFAG Secretariat together with his Deputy Solomon Torson.

The Minister of Youth and Sports Hon. Mustapha Ussif and the General Secretary of the Ghana Football Association Prosper Harrison Addo were all around to lend support to the players.

The Minister explained several policies government is embarking to support sports especially ex sportsmen and asked them to continue putting up the best for the country, citing the package the Ministry just rolled out for the Black Satellites as an example of what government is doing to help footballers.

The FA General Secretary also expressed his happiness with the leadership of the PFAG and educated players on why they should channel their grievances through their union for it to be managed well.

The PFAG will continue to execute its mandate in ensuring better welfare for all professional footballers in the country.
We remain here with them and for them!

Show More

Yussif Alhassan Uthman

Yussif is an experienced sports writer with passion to go the extra mile to source for information

Related Articles

Back to top button
Jan 12 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Akoon Park - Tarkwa Medeama 1 Hearts of Oak 0 Jan 14 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Babayara Sports Stadium - Kumasi King Faisal 0 Karela United 2 Jan 15 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Golden City Park - Berekum Berekum Chelsea 0 Asante Kotoko 0 Jan 16 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium - Tamale RTU 2 Goldstars FC 0 Jan 16 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Akoon Park - Tarkwa Medeama 0 Accra Great Olympics 0 Jan 16 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Nana Agyeman Badu II Park - Dormaa Aduana stars 1 Accra Lions FC 1 Jan 16 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Accra Sports Stadium - Osu Hearts of Oak 4 Eleven Wonders 1 Jan 16 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Len Clay Sports Stadium - Obuasi AshantiGold 4 Elmina Sharks 0 Jan 16 3:03 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Sogakope Academy Park - Sogakope WAFA 1 Dreams FC 1 Jan 17 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Nana Fosu Gyeabour Park - Bechem Legon Cities Bechem United Jan 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Accra Sports Stadium - Osu Accra Lions FC AshantiGold Jan 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Duns' Park - Bibiani Goldstars FC Legon Cities Jan 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Babayara Sports Stadium - Kumasi Asante Kotoko Medeama Jan 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Nduom Sports Complex - Elmina Elmina Sharks Berekum Chelsea Jan 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Nana Fosu Gyeabour Park - Bechem Bechem United Aduana stars Jan 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Dawu Sports Stadium - Dawu Dreams FC Aduana stars Jan 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 CAM Park - Aiyinase Jan 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League 2021/22 2021/22 Accra Sports Stadium - Osu Accra Great Olympics King Faisal

Adblock Detected

Please Disable your AdBlocker