The Normalization Committee for the Ghana FA has communicated the fixtures of its special competition to the various clubs in the Premier League and Division One to confirm their participation.
In a letter Friday February 7, the GFA asked clubs intending to confirm their involvement and readiness to “abide by the regulations of the competition” to forward their bank details to the football house for the payment of their participating fees “latest close of work on Monday, February 11, 2019.”
Per the fixtures, Premier League clubs have been zoned into two – A and B of eight teams each while Division One clubs also have separate fixtures and module.
Premier A consists of clubs basically in the Northern belt of Ghana namely; Aduana Stars, Asante Kotoko, AshantiGold, Bechem United, Berekum Chelsea, Medeama SC and Wa All Stars. Two of these clubs – Berekum Chelsea and Bechem United have been moved from their traditional home venues to the Nana Agyeman Badu I Park and Baba Yara Stadium respectively.
Premier B also has Accra Hearts of Oak, Dreams FC, Ebusua Dwarfs, Elmina Sharks, Inter Allies, Karela United, Liberty Professionals and WAFA SC.
The opening day throws up some mouthwatering encounters like a Kotoko-Aduana clash in Kumasi and a Hearts vs Dreams FC tie in Accra.
Each team will play a total of 14 home and away matches before the top sides advance to the next stage.
The Special Competition is expected to kick off February 15.
Premier A Fixtures – 1st Round:
Premier B Fixtures – 1st Round: