Ghana FA launches Division One League Super Cup tournament

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The Ghana Football Association has launched a new tournament for second-tier clubs in the country.

The tournament will serve as a preseason tournament for the clubs ahead of the 2021/22 season which kicks off in  October, 2021.

The Ghanaman Soccer Center of Excellence, Prampram will host the teams for the tournament which starts in September 2021.

According to the Ghana FA the tournament is specially created for the best performing clubs in the second-tier League.

Newly promoted Premier League sides Real Tamale United, Bibiani Gold Stars and Accra Lions, will be joined by three second placed teams, namely, Tano Bofoakwa, Skyy FC and Tema Youth while two-third best-placed teams Berekum Arsenals and FC Samartex 1996 join to make it an Eight club competition.

Imax Media, a fully-owned Ghanaian private multimedia broadcasting organization that operates one television and two radio channels, namely: Max TV – A digital terrestrial free-to-air channel based in Accra and Max FM – (Accra)| Maximum FM (Takoradi) won the Production Rights to broadcast the matches.

The Mini tournament aims to give additional incentive to clubs and players ahead of the new season.