Hearts In Special Challenge Cup
Accra Hearts of Oak, Dansoman-based Liberty Professionals and Kpando Heart of Lions would engage in a special tournament dubbed the "NIIT Special Invitational Challenge Cup".
The tournament, the first of its kind to be organised by the Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA) would commence today, November 23 and end on Sunday, November 25.
A statement signed by Joyce Asante-Amoah, Acting Administrative Manager of GHALCA explained that Liberty Professionals will take on Heart of Lions at the Dansoman Carl Reindorf Park on Friday, November 23, with the winner facing Hearts of Oak in the finals at the El-Wak Stadium on Sunday, November 25.
According the statement, a flat rate of ¢20,000 (GH¢2) would be charged at the Carl Reindorf Park, with the match at the El-Wak Stadium attracting ¢20,000, ¢30,000 and ¢50,000 (GH¢2, GH¢3 and GH¢5) at the various gates.
The winner of the three team tournament will take home ¢100 million (GH¢10,000) as the championship prize money with the second and third placed teams bagging home ¢50 million (GH¢5,000) and ¢25 million (GH¢2,500), respectively.