Named after his beloved mother Elizabeth Addy, the Lizzy Sports Complex was founded by renowned and former Ghanaian born French footballer, Marcel Desailly of great international repute and one of the most decorated African footballers of the past two decades.
The Complex is an iconic brand making a lasting mark on the Ghanaian sports industry. It is an all-in-one sports recreation centre with 4 top quality football pitches, 5 changing rooms, a semi Olympic sized swimming pool, a children’s swimming pool, and a multipurpose court serving basketball and handball.
Currently the Complex runs a Football Academy, Football Training Programmes, Summer Camps for children, Private Schools Football Gala, Corporate Football League and a 5-aside Night Football for adults.
The Management Team
Meet The Visionary
Born Odenke Abbey to Ghanaian parents, Marcel Desailly is a footballer of international repute and one of the most decorated in the past twenty years. He is the Chief Executive Officer of MD Investment and the Marcel Desailly Foundation.
He established the Lizzy Sports Complex as his little contribution to Ghana after his inability to play for the Ghana Black Stars.
Honours & Awards
- Winners of Norway Cup 2016 U-11, U-13 categories
- Overall Best Player& Best Goalkeeper Awards, Norway Cup 2016
- Winners of Gothia Cup 2015, U-12 category
- Winners of Gothia Cup 2016 U-11, U-13 categories
- Winners of Marcel Desailly Cup 2016 U-13, U-15, U-17 categories
- Winner of Top Emerging Brand Award 2013, Leisure Centre category
Lizzy Sports In Pictures
Didier Drogba, Former African Player of the Year
It is a fantastic academy here with world class facilities. I am happy my friend Marcel Desailly developed Lizzy Sports Complex. He has brought back something big to Ghana.