Ghana FA boss, Kwesi Nyantakyi have been ranked among the 50 most powerful men in the world of football.
Nyantakyi who doubles as the first vice president of Confederation of African Football (CAF) is ranked 46th in the world as he is regarded as one of the most influential personalities in the game.
The biggest sporting broadcaster in US, ESPN said “Football is big business — a global sport with multiple leagues and teams and international competitions all vying for your attention (and money). But who wields the most influence in the game, those men and women who have some combination of money, authority and power to shape the sport?”
The rankings done by ESPN rated current FIFA President, Gianni Infantino as the most influential person in world’s football with the tenth spot occupied by Cristiano Ronaldo.
The top 50 most influential people in football as released by ESPN are:
The FIFA Council member, Kwesi Nyantakyi comes after CAF president Ahmad Ahmad and FIFA general secretary Fatima Samoura who are ranked 34th and 39th respectively.
GhanaMansports.com congratulates Kwesi Nyantakyi on this achievement.