Sir Cecil Jones Attuquayefio
Primeval Consult, the organizers of the Sir Cecil Jones Attuquayefio Charity Match, have released the rates of the special match fixed for Friday, June 29, at the Accra Sports Stadium.
The match, a collaboration, between the Ghana Football Association (GFA) and Primeval Consult, will attract 3.00ghc each at the North and South Stands of the Stadium with the Osu Stand going for 5.00ghc.
According to the organizers, the VIP Lower will go for Gh¢7.00 with VIP Upper going for 10.00GH¢ and the VVIP, Gh¢15.00.
The charity match, which is in celebration of the renowned footballer and coach, will also seek to raise funds to aid his treatment as well as the Ear, Nose and Throat Unit of the Korle Teaching Hospital.
The Friends of Attuquayefio side will feature both former and current players in likes of Togolese star Emmanuel Adebayor, keeper Sammy Adjei, Emmanuel Osei Kufour, Jacob Nettey, Godwin Osei Bonsu, Bobie Ansah, Charles Akunnor, Nii Odartey Lamptey, Mahatma Otoo, Joe Ansah, Michael Helegbe, Bernard Kumodzi, Samuel Affum, Amankwa Mireku, Ishmael Addo, John Painstil and Asamoah Gyan.
The Black Stars will parade players like keeper Daniel Agyei, John Boye, Isaac Vorsah, Daniel Opare, Emmanuel Agyemang Badu, David Addy, Anthony Annan, Sulley Muntari, Rabiu Mohammed, Kwadjo Asamoah, John Mensah, Samuel Inkoom, Derek Boateng, Jerry Akaminko, Prince Tagoe, keeper Robert Dabuo, Richard Mpong and Emmanuel Baffour.
Coach Attuquayefio, one of the Ghana’s renowned coaches has for the past two years been battling with throat cancer.
The illness truncated his illustrious coaching career which saw him chalk several successes as a coach.