Abedi Pele, 5 other Ghanaians appointed to CAF standing committees

Abedi Pele, 5 other Ghanaians appointed to CAF standing committees

-Abedi Pele has been named alongside five other Ghanaians to serve on various committees of CAF

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Former skipper of the Black Stars, Abedi Ayew 'Pele' has been appointed to one of the standing committees of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).

Abedi Pele, 5 other Ghanaians appointed to CAF standing committees

Abedi Pele

According to a statement from CAF, the three-time African Footballer of the Year will serve as a member of the Youth Africa Cups of Nations for U17, U20, and U23 committee.

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The statement also announced the appointment former Ghana FA vice-chairman Fred Crentsil to the same committee.

Four other Ghanaians have also been named to serve on various CAF committees.

Liberty Professionals chairman Felix Ansong will serve as a member of the Development Committee for Futsal and Beach Soccer with Prince Pamboe heading for CAF's Medical Committee.

Ex-Ghana FA boss Alhaji Jawula maintains his position as a member of the Inter Clubs Organising Committee with Ghana FA vice president George Afriyie who had already been announced as a member of the Organising Committee for Africa Cup of Nations completing the list.

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They will join Kwesi Nyantakyi who will serve on two different committees including Executive Committee and also on the Emergency Committee.

They are expected to serve two year terms.

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