Thirty young referees from the Catch Them Young refereeing policy have been selected to officiate in the upcoming KGL U-17 Inter-Club Champions League which is set to kick off on Monday, December 6, 2021 in Accra.
These young referees were selected from the recent Regional Championships following stellar individual performances across the country.
The Catch Them Young Policy was designed to identify, educate and train young talents between the ages of 13-16 to officiate Juvenile matches within their regions.
The McDan La Town Park and the Madina Astro Turf have been selected to host the competition in December.
Twelve U-17 Juvenile Clubs selected from across the country will compete in this year’s edition scheduled from Monday, December 6 to Tuesday, December 21, 2021 in Accra.
There shall be two teams each from the Ashanti and Greater Accra Regions with the other Eight Regions represented by their U-17 Regional Champions.
Meanwhile, Chairman of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for the KGL U-17 Inter Clubs Champions League Daniel McKorley has volunteered to sponsor each participating club with two sets of jerseys for the tournament.
Mr. McKorley made this known on Monday, November 29, 2021. As a result, each of the 12 participating clubs will receive 30 sets of branded jerseys for players and officials who will compete in the Juvenile competition.
In all, 24 sets of jerseys shall be made available to the clubs for the maiden edition of the KGL Inter Clubs Champions League which commences on Monday, December 6, 2021.
As Chairman of the LOC, Mr. McKorley – a Ghanaian Business magnate, founder and CEO of the McDan Group of Companies is expected to bring his rich vein of experience on board to make the tournament a success.