- Former Black Stars and Charity FC captain Eric Ayiah has joined AS Monaco
- He signed a five-year deal with the French giants
- Ayiah joined AS Monaco in order to harness his talent, according to harness his talent
Former Black Starlets and Charity Star FC captain, Eric Ayiah, has joined French giants AS Monaco on a five-year-deal. The pacy forward completed his move to the former French champions after successful medicals.
Chief Executive Officer of Charity Stars FC, Pastor Samuel Owusu Amoah, confirmed the transfer of Ayiah to the French side.
Pastor Owusu Amoah in an interview with GNA Sports said, Ayiah joined AS Monaco in order to harness his talent, adding that they weighed a lot of options before settling on the Red and Whites.
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Pastor Amoah noted in the interview that, as part of the measures by the Gentile Revival Ministry International Church to give hope to young talents, Charity Stars Football Club was formed to unearth and harness talents.
“It has always been the top most priority of a club that was formed on the principle of raising and nurturing talents, Ayiah like most of our boys had to wait for the best opportunity with a club that can help and groom young talents than money.
“The former U-17 captain has signed a five-year contract with AS Monaco after a successful medicals and he is currently with team for their pre-season,” he said.
According to him, Ayiah, who has been registered for the coming season was full of life and delighted to have waited for such a golden opportunity to show and exhibit his talent with a big club like the former Ligue one champions.
Pastor Amoah further noted that Emmanuel Boateng, who is also a product of Charity Stars FC is a testament of the club’s values of blending multiple talents, with his new single track “Oluwa Dey”, enjoying massive airplay in Ghana and beyond.
Ayiah, who led the Black Starlets to the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) U-17 in India in 2017, was linked to top European clubs like FC Porto.
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