Karineb Football Academy President, Ben Boateng has been nominated for the 2020 40Under40 Award following his selfless contribution to football development in the country.

The young and determined administrator was nominated for the award due to his immense contribution to the development of several young guys, not only through his academy but other ventures as well.

Boateng in his own way has contributed immensely to the football fraternity in Ghana with the coming into force of Karineb Football Academy.

He has developed young talents in Ghana and across the African continent in the area of football.

His Academy has served and helped young talents to even gain sponsorship to further their Senior High School education at the Akuapeman Senior High School, Akropong.

Karineb Academy has produced skillful and talented players, some of whom have featured in Ghana’s Under 17 National Team (Black Starlets) and some currently undergoing the final selection process.

Additionally, his football club gives opportunity to players to display their talents for football scouts and agents who visit the country on such missions.

The Academy is also involved in some charitable exercises as and when the need be; He recently led a team from the Karineb Academy to support the Narhbita Hospital in Tema with some PPEs and toiletries for the fight against COVID-19.