Melcom Ghana Limited has become the latest partner to join forces with Ghana Football Association (GFA).
Melcom Ghana, a retail giant joins the numerous partners the country’s football governing body have that include MTN, InterCity STC, Decathlon, Macron, StarTimes, Nasco and Puma.
The GFA in a statement welcomed their latest partner, stating the deal with be “launched in the coming days by the parties.”
Full statement below
“The Ghana Football Association (GFA), is pleased to announce Melcom Ghana Limited as a new partner.
Melcom Ghana, a retail giant, has been operating in Ghana for more than three decades and now becomes the Official Partner of the GFA.
Melcom Group is best known for its shopping mall, Melcom Limited. As Ghana’s largest chain of retail department stores, Melcom offers thousands of products and hundreds of well-known brands.
The Ghana Football Association welcomes the retail giants unto its fold.
They join MTN, InterCity STC, Decathlon, Macron, StarTimes, Nasco, Puma as partners of the Association.
The deal will be launched in the coming days by the parties.”
Meanwhile, The Ghana Football Association (GFA), on Thursday, November 05, 2020 launched the 65th Ghana Premier League season and other products of the Association, ie, Division One League, Women’s Premier League and the MTN FA Cup.
The 2020/21 Ghana Premier League is set to kick off on 14 November with a top liner between Aduana Stars and Hearts of Oak at the Nana Agyeman Badu Park at Dormaa.
The National Division One League will commence in December 2020. While the MTN FA Cup and Women’s Premier League kick off in January 2021.
The winner of the 2020/21 Ghana Premier League will earn GHC 250,000 in prize money, 40 gold medals plus Ghc 10,000 worth of groceries from Melcom Shopping Center.
The runners up will receive GHC 150,000, 40 silver medals plus groceries from Melcom Shopping Center and the third place will pocket GHC 80,000 plus 40 bronze medals.
The winners of the various Division One Leagues will also get GHC 50,000 in prize money.