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GFA to meet up with on new format for 2020/21 period


Sporting activities News of Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Source: e.Television set Ghana


Spokesperson for the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Henry Asante TwumSpokesperson for the Ghana Soccer Affiliation (GFA), Henry Asante Twum

The Spokesperson for the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Henry Asante Twum, has disclosed that there will be modifications in the FA’s earlier proposal on the format for the 2020/21 Ghana Premier League (GPL) after the government decided to raise the ban on all get in touch with activity.

The GFA experienced proposed a zonal league to restrict teams from travelling lengthy distances to perform Leading League online games amid the pandemic.

The FA experienced planned to arrange the league in two zones – Northern and the Southern zone- with talks of the Northern zone online games played at the Baba Yara Sporting activities Stadium and the Southern zone held at the Accra Sports Stadium.

In accordance to Henry Asante Twum, the GFA together with the several stakeholders will satisfy and explore the new format for the league and attract a roadmap on how the new time will start off right after the inexperienced gentle offered by the govt for soccer restarts in Oct.

“We were organizing on guaranteeing confined travelling for our teams which introduced about playing the league in two zones, that is the Northern and Southern zone. Now that the ban has been lifted and it appears to be like like almost everything is getting back to usual, the FA will satisfy the Clinical Committee and see the way forward”, he instructed Ohene Bampoe-Brenya on Delighted Sports activities on Satisfied 98.9 FM.

The former Goals FC Communications Director also disclosed that the FA had proposed a 40 per cent attendance for the supporters at the venues when soccer resumes but the governing administration insisted on 25 for each cent.

“No spectators will be permitted at the schooling centres, and, when precise level of competition resumes, seating at all stadia will be confined to 20-five for each cent (25%) capability to be certain social distancing.”, President Nana Akufo-Addo reported in his deal with on the lifting of the ban on soccer routines and the return of the enthusiasts to the stadia.

The Ghana Premier League and the Division A person League is envisioned to resume on Oct 30.

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