Sports News of Thursday, 16 May 2019Source: asempanews.comPortuguese side Benfica to establish football academy in GhanaSports Minister Isaac Asiamah, Benfica youth team Coach David Manuel and othersPortuguese soccer giant, Benfica is set to build a soccer academy in Ghana to unearth talents. He said the Academy will serve as a point of spotting talents and blend natural skills with the technical know-how to develop young players into great professionals. Mr. Asiamah pledged his outfit’s support and announced an action plan to engage all stakeholders and policymakers to ensure the academy dream becomes a reality. The meeting also discussed how to promote soccer in children at younger ages and help them grow their talents professionally. The team presented customized Benfica Jerseys to the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo and Mr. Asiamah.
Source: GhanaWeb May 16, 2019 04:52 UTC