52 Ghanaian Teams Ready To Battle For Star Times Cup
A total of fifty-two (52) Ghanaian clubs are set to compete for the inaugural Star Times Cup being organized by the Broadcast giants in collaboration with the Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA).
GHALCA Chairman Kudjoe Fianoo in an interview on Oyerepa FM yesterday confirmed the number of Clubs of which there are teams from the Premier League as well as the other lower divisions. GHALCA has confirmed that 16 premier league clubs and 36 teams from the lower division has registered to participate in the cup.
The Cup competition has been proposed to keep Ghanaians clubs active with competitive football after an Anas Aremeyaw brought football-related activities in the country on its knees.
The competition will see clubs in the two top tiers of Ghana football zoned based on geographic location and played in an all play all format in the groups.
The 3 zones in the division one league will be subdivided into mini zones to add to the two zones from the premier league.
The Organizers of the competition are yet to come out with the list of clubs competing in the cup. The competition is however set to kick off later this month on the 22nd of September. GHALCA and Star Times will be holding a stakeholders meeting next year to make final arrangement for the cup.