Speaking in a yet-to-be televised interview with Muftawu Nabila Abdulai, the 2019 GFA Presidential aspirant affectionately referred to as. Palmer alleged Mr Okraku has vowed not to clear him to in a position to contest future FA elections.“I am hearing he [Kurt] says he will not clear me,” Palmer started. Whenever I’m told that he says he received’t clear me to contest future elections, I inform them to return and inform him my eligibility to contest FA elections [in the future] is not depending on him,” he said.
Palmer was disqualified from contesting the 2019 GFA elections by the Normalisation committee headed by Kofi Amoah over his resolution not to pay 10% of the switch fee of Tema Youth’s former gamers Joseph Paintsil and Gabriel Larveh.
The elections committee additionally noted that feedback he made in a radio interview in November 2018 about Ghana’s failure to qualify for the Russia World Cup have been in a foul style and connoted inducing officers to win matches.
This argument was agreed upon by the Court of Arbitration for Sports, the apex sports activities adjudicatory body who upheld the disqualification of Palmer after he appealed of their courtroom.
However, the Tema Youth proprietor in a say-it-all interview insists the CAS’s resolution did not state that he can not contest future elections.
“Can you point to any part of the report that suggests or implicates me that I can not content future elections?” he quizzed earlier than including that “saying he will never clear me is raising himself too much, he should lower himself,” he suggested.