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GHALCA expands the G-6 tournament to G-8

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The Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA) has expanded the annual off season tournament to include eight {8} clubs and this will include the newly promoted premier leagues clubs as a preparation ahead of the 2018 premier league campaign. This was revealed yesterday at GHALCA's general assembly meeting held at the Accra Sports Stadium.

The tournament will constitute four teams of the last season top 4 premier leagues clubs, the winner the MTN FA cup and the three promoted clubs from the Division One league. So for this instance, the tournament could pitch the likes of Kumasi Asante Kotoko who won the MTN FA Cup, Aduana Stars, WAFA SC, Accra Hearts of Oak and Wa All Stars teaming up against Karela United , Dreams FC, and Eleven Wonderers.

Speaking to the media yesterday, the Chairman of GHALCA Cudjoe Fiano said, they have increased their budget of hundred thousand Ghana Cedis sponsorship of Star Times to hundred thousand U.S Dollars as compared to last year. With this (Hundred Thousand Dollars), GHALCA can easily organized the G-8 and the Presidents Cup.

Cudjo Fiano also admitted that GHALCA as an association has lost it shine so he thinks there is the need for them to set up a committee to look at GHALCA and its current form so that they offer assistance to the development of football in Ghana.

GHALCA is yet to launch this year’s tournament and expected two grouping could potentially pitch the two power houses in the country in one group to reignite another classico.

Source: ATL FM Sports