CAF President concludes successful visit to Liberia and Sierra Leone
CAF President Dr Patrice Motsepe has concluded a successful visit to both Liberia and Sierra Leone together with FIFA President, Gianni Infantino.
In Liberia, President Motsepe met country head of state, President George Weah – the only African to win the FIFA World Player of the Year during his playing days together with President of the Liberian Football Association, Mr Mustapha Raji.
During their visit in Monrovia, Liberia, Dr. Motsepe and Mr Infantino announced that Mr Weah will be the first ambassador of the FIFA/CAF Pan African School Football Challenge.
Dr. Motsepe described President Weah as an iconic figure who transformed African football image and put Africa on the global map.
President Weah thanked the FIFA and CAF presidents and promised to do more to improve football in the continent.