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Abedi Pele's camp deny interest in Ghana FA presidency

Published on: 08 August 2014
Abedi Pele

Ghana legend Abedi Pele has no interest in contesting in the Ghana Football Association presidential race next year, this according to his publicist.

The ex-Ghana captain was mentioned as one of the three men likely to stand against incumbent Kwesi Nyantakyi.

Former Asante Kotoko chief Herbert Mensah and Ghana FA Executive Committee member and for spokesperson for the FA Randy

But the camp of the triple African Footballer of the Year has quelled those rumours

"Abedi Pele has no need to contest for the presidency of the Ghana Football Association at this moment. The media reports about him contesting are unfounded because no body has spoken to him," his publicist Fiifi Tackie told

"He is currently concentrating on Nania FC and other ventures that he is involved with."


  • Jay says:
    August 09, 2014 07:58 am
    True talk. Ghanaians don't like serious people. That is why everything is collapsing. We like mediocre and corrupt people who will steel money and then share peanuts to people to chop. Abedi has been successful in everything he does but because he doesn't accept mediocrity, we hate him.
  • wonders says:
    August 09, 2014 11:57 am
    pls dont say that again ooooo bcos is only u who dont need him but for the nation like Ghana we need him papa
  • Tanko says:
    August 09, 2014 11:41 am
    @Kuuku: Some Ghanaians do like him! At least me
  • Kuuku says:
    August 08, 2014 03:42 pm
    Abedi knows he has no chance of winning.Ghanaians don't like him.
  • blakkdogg thugsta says:
    August 08, 2014 05:04 pm
    @Kuuku u may be ryt. Cuz we dnt lyk gud pple. We dnt honour our legends enuf n we only talk too much dan we take action. Pele shld be de perfect one! Jux wait n see what some of de stupid empty cranium n totally foolish pple will start saying against him here.....