Sierra Leone’s formidable academy, Star Sport Academy, management has met with Turkish topflight league club Antalyaspor top management staff to ...
Sierra Leone’s formidable academy, Star Sport Academy, management has met with Turkish topflight league club Antalyaspor top management staff to sign a partnership deal on Thursday, August 31st 2023 Sports Intelligence Magazine gathered.
According to a statement from the SSA Media, the signing ceremony took place at the prestigious 5-star Sense Hotel located in Antalya, Turkey.
The International Relations and Strategic Planning Manager for Antalyspor FC, Erdem Erdal, was present to sign on-behalf of his club while the owner, Yankunba Tawarally, and the manager, Musa Kpokawa, respectively represented Star Sport Academy in the partnership signing event.
The partnership between Antalyaspor FC and Star Sport Academy was facilitated by two renowned established football agents Bevan Dicks and Peter Smith who came to Sierra Leone in early August to witness the Detect Tournaments in Makeni and Freetown.
Star Sport Academy owner, Yankunba Tawarally, described the trip to Turkey as a fruitful journey and continued to say that one of the reasons for which they went to Antalya has been achieved.
He pointed out that both parties have agreed to work together to develop and market the players.
“ We came here to sign a partnership deal and market our players, all what is relating to the partnership deal was agreed on and both sides are looking forward to changing the lives of Sierra Leonean players. ” he concluded