Sports News of Wednesday, 22 January 2014


Randy Abbey completes Lions takeover

Randy Abbey has completed his takeover of Ghana Premier League side Heart of Lions, understands.

The ambitious football administrator is reported to have acquired 70% of the shares.

The highly-respected Ghana FA Executive member has since resigned as the chairman of the Referee Appointment Committee to avoid a conflict of interest situation.

Former owner Victor Ahiakpor becomes a founder and board member with Abbey expected to transform the side into a world-class team.

Abbey would be required to create lasting dynasty at Kpando if the deal is officially announced.