The Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia is expected to be the guest speaker at the GFA event to launch the football season scheduled for Friday December 20,2019.
The Football Association announced the news of Dr. Bawumia being the guest speaker in a press release on Wednesday stating:
“The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia will grace the launch of the 2019/2020 Ghana Football Season at the Accra Sports Stadium on Friday as the Special Guest.
The Vice President leads the list of distinguished guests invited to grace the event, which will usher in the return of domestic league after nearly two seasons break.
The guest list, also includes Sports Minister, Hon. Isaac Asiamah, as well as executives from the corporate community.”
The football season is scheduled to kick off on the weekend of the 28th of December 2019 and end in mid July.
Several events proceeding the launch of the season have been put in place with the official fixtures list being released as well as club licensing almost completed.
The league is however stillithout a title sponsor two weeks to the commencement.
This is the first league campaign since the infamous Number 12 expose by ace journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas that led to a halt in all football activities in the country and a total restructuring of our local game.