The Ghana football association has announced that the Ghana Premier League will begin to air on TV from the 3rd matchweek.
Speaking to Joy FM’s Nathaniel Attoh on Joy FM’s Sports Link, the president of the Association made mention of efforts being made to bring the nation’s flagship football competition to our local television station.
It is understood that the Football Association is closing in on an agreement with a TV sponsorship deal and the pronouncement by the FA only goes to add fuel to this fire.
Kurt Okraku said:
“The Football Association is very much committed to giving access to everyone in the nation and beyond to consume our league.”
The last two weeks have been challenging, doing due diligence on companies that have made the bids. By the third week, matches will be broadcasted by some TV stations.”
“We are not only looking at the Ghana Premier League, but we are also looking at giving the needed visibility to the Women’s football and Division one football,” he added
The Ghana Premier League 2019/2020 season kicked off on the 29th of December, 2019 and is scheduled to run till July 2020.