Owner of 3 football teams and 5 other things you didn’t know about Kumawood actor ,Yaw Dabo
Yaw Dabo is a household name in Ghana now. The short talented actor has starred in over hundred Kumawood movies now.
Born Samuel Nana Yaw Dabo has brought soo much laughter to several homes in Ghana with hilarious acting skills and her short figure. He is very funny.
The actor who played the role in ” Megye Wo Girl” movie has granted an interview and talked about the other side of his life most people had no idea about.
According to the talented actor, he has an intense passion for football and even has 3 football teams he personally owns and sponsors.
“People watch us in movies and think we only fool but we also have our personal interests in other fields”, he said. “I am an ardent football man and I own three teams in the colts division with an U-10, 14 and U-17 teams.”
“All these have talented players I scouted to play matches every weekend, I have to pay for the expenses of the matches and I have invested so much into the club and it is because I want to help the youngsters develop on their talents.”
Asked by the host how he sees the football administration in Ghana and what must be done about football administration to help it grow, Yaw Dabo said:
“Football administration in Ghana is frankly not the best. All the focus is on Black Stars and it’s killing the game”
“Nyantakyi is my friend, I have met him on several occasions but my worry is that we don’t pay much attention to grassroots football like the Europeans do”, he said
“Our premier league is dying because we don’t produce enough talents at the grassroots level.”
The award-winning actor went on to reveal he sometimes coaches the team himself when the need arises
“I employ coaches but sometimes I coach my teams in matches and we win.” “Sometime ago, I employed a coach and gave him a two-month probation but he failed so I had to take over, and we ended up winning all matches and with good number of goals,” he said.
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