GFA Delegation commiserate with the family of the late Kwasi Owusu
President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Mr. Kurt E.S Okraku the was the leader of a delegation that visited the family of the former Black Stars captain Kwasi Owusu. The Greater Accra Regional Football Association Chairman, Samuel Aboabire, was also part of the delegation which also included Ralph Gyambrah, Chairman of the Brong Ahafo Regional Football Association, Executive Council member Nana Sarfo Oduro and Security and Safety Committee member, John Ansah.
The visit was to officially condole with the family on the departure of their member.
The visitors were received by the wife of the late goal poacher, Mrs. Owusu Jnr, a son of the deceased named Kwasi Owusu Jnr and Mr. Asante, former Chairman of the Brong Ahafo Regional Football Association
Kwasi Owusu passed away on Monday, March 30, 2020 at the age of 72.
He played for Sunyani based side Bofoakwa Tano FC and was a member of the 7th African Cup of Nations in 1970 hosted and won by Sudan when the beat Ghana by alone goal courtesy Hasab El-Rasoul Omer Ali. Ghana squad was captained by the late John Eshun.
Kwasi Owusu had held the record as Ghana’s all time top scorer until late 2013 when Asamoah Gyan deposed him.