Ghana FA president Nyantakyi: Soccerex is a good platform to discuss development of football in Africa

The west African FA president talks about the impact of the upcoming Soccerex Seminar in Lagos as he gets set to share his ideas on football management
Ghana Football Association (GFA) president Kwesi Nyantakyi has confirmed his participation in the upcoming Soccerex Seminar Lagos, commenting on the importance of the event and the presence of the football business industry in Africa.

Soccerex’s commitment to promoting the growth of football business worldwide is proven once again with their inaugural event in west Africa.

Speaking to, Mr. Nyantakyi said the seminar is one of the best platforms to share ideas aimed at transforming the beautiful game on the continent.

“It is a good platform to discuss issues about development of football in Africa,” Nyantakyi said.

The seminar is scheduled to take place from September 27-28 in Lagos, Nigeria. In partnership with Lagos State Football Association, the Soccerex Seminar Lagos will provide a commercial platform for 750 key global industry stakeholders to network, foster new business links and share knowledge in one of football’s most lucrative emerging markets.
GFA president Nyantakyi believes in Soccerex

The Ghana FA boss said he will be speaking on diverse issues regarding football administration and the business side of the game. He noted that sharing ideas is the best means to make football attractive on the continent, adding that he is also anxious to tap into the expertise of other participants.

“I will share my experiences on the story of football development in Ghana. I also expect to pick up a few learning points from co-participants,” the FA president added.

Soccerex is the Global Leader for the Football Business Industry, with events all over the world. Their flagship event, the Soccerex Global Convention, brings together businesses of all sizes that work in the football industry, as well as many of football’s current stars and legends of the game.

Established in 1995, Soccerex is the leading provider of business events for the global football community. Bringing together key industry decision makers from the world of football, Soccerex provides a unique commercial environment where delegates can benefit from exclusive business opportunities, networking and bespoke educational content.

Since its launch 17 years ago, Soccerex has hosted over 27 events across five continents. The Soccerex portfolio includes an annual Global Convention complimented by regionalised Forums, such as the event that will be taking place in Durban, South Africa on October 23-24, the African Forum.


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