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Kwabena Yeboah opposes period cancellation, calls for GPL restart


Sporting activities Information of Friday, 19 June 2020

Resource: happyghana.com


President of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana, Kwabena YeboahPresident of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana, Kwabena Yeboah

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The President for the Sporting activities Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) Kwabena Yeboah has implored that soccer must restart with the appropriate measures put in area amid the Coronavirus pandemic.

The 2019/20 Ghana Football year has been suspended due to the fact March this yr owing to the coronavirus pandemic in the nation.

With other soccer leagues resuming their routines amid the pandemic, the ace broadcaster has proposed that Ghana can emulate these nations around the world by observing the protocols and restarting the video game if other social organizations and establishments have been allowed to run or resume their things to do.

“We can’t go on to shut our football for long. If all the marketplaces, churches, educational institutions have been authorized to open with some laws and guidelines to notice the protocols, then why not football”, he quizzed on Joyful 98.9FM.

He proposed that need to football be allowed to restart, the next safety measures can be set in area to control the spread of the virus.

“There can be spacing finished at the many stadia, with people’s temperatures taken in advance of they enter. Golf equipment can offer some tickets to make sure right social distancing is noticed at the location. Even in some Ghana Premier League game titles, the online games are performed in nearly vacant stadia.”

“At the starting of the pandemic, information and facts was scanty about the virus but now we have occur to understand that the virus has appear to dwell with us. For all those indicating we need to terminate the year and wait until August what is the promise that the virus will conclusion for it to be risk-free to engage in football. If we notice the correct protocols we can engage in our football,” he included.

The Ghana Football Association has declared that it will make a decision on the potential of the league on June 30.


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