Clubs urged to provide sitting facilities to accredited pressmen
Accra, April 27, GNA – The Premier League Board (PLB) has
requested all Clubs which have no properly demarcated sitting
facilities for the press to do so with effect from the second round
the 2008/2009 Premier League to ensure effective coverage of
The Board said the Clubs should provide at least benches
opposite the tribune of every playing field for use of accredited
pressmen to give them conduvice of coverage of matches.
Mr Kwaku Ampin-Darko, Deputy General Secretary of the
Ghana Football Association who said this in a press release copied
to GNA Sports explained that press men who qualify to sit on the
benches are those who wear accreditation tags issued by the
He said Clubs that will be hosting League matches at their home
grounds are therefore requested to comply with the directive which
is aimed at bringing sanity into the operations of the press who enter
the various stadia to undertake their assignments.
The release was copied to the Premier league Clubs, the Chief
Executive officer of the National Sports Council, Regional Football
Associations and Regional Sports Development Organisers.