The Executive Council of GFA have approved financial packages for clubs ahead of the commencement of the new Football Season (2019-20).
The package given to the clubs is to help them prepare for the upcoming season, and it will be deducted from sponsorship funds of the clubs, if the GFA secure sponsorship deals for the respective leagues.
The breakdown of the financial packages to Premier League, Division One and Women’s Premier League clubs are:
1. 50,000 Cedis for each of the 18 Premier League club totalling 900,000 Cedis.
2. 25,000 Cedis for each of the 48 Division One League clubs totalling 1,200,000 Cedis.
3. 10,000 Cedis to each of the Women’s Premier League Clubs.
The GFA will also supply 30 footballs to each of the Premier League club, 20 footballs to each Division One club and 20 footballs to each Women’s Premier League club.
The Executive Council will also subsidies the registration cards for the various competitions.
With the the subsidies in place, Ghana Premier League clubs will pay 10 cedis per card instead of 50 cedis, Division One clubs will pay 10 cedis per card instead of 25 cedis and Women’s clubs will also pay 10 cedis per card instead of 25 cedis.
The GFA has also approved that there will be free registration cards from next season.
Also once the bibs promised arrives, all clubs will get their fair share.