The President of the world football body, FIFA, Gianni Infantino will vsist Ghana today on a one-day working visit, Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced.
The leader of world football’s governing body will arrive in Accra this morning as he seeks to further strengthen the ties between FIFA and Ghana and also to meet with the country’s President, Nana Akuffo-Addo.
“This is an important milestone for football in Ghana with President Infantino coming to the country to share ideas of his vision for the game,” Ghana FA president Kwesi Nyantakyi told Ghanafa.org.
“President Infantino’s visit is unique because it gives our key stakeholders the chance to exchange ideas with a sitting FIFA President to help shape the future of the game.
“We are delighted to host the FIFA President in Ghana and we are confident the visit will further accelerate the development of the game in the country.”
The Swiss national is also expected to visit the GFA headquarters where he will meet federation officials and staff of the organisation.
According to reports, Infantino will then hold a meeting with the Executive Committee of the GFA and key stakeholders of the game to brainstorm on his vision for football.
He will hold a press conference at the GFA immediately after the meeting