The 2015/2016 Ghana Premier League Season was officially launched by the Professional League Board (PLB) and Ghana Football Association (GFA) at the headquarters of the GFA (Football House) in Accra.

kotThe new season is five months behind schedule after several issues between Clubs and Ghana FA delayed the start of the campaign which was scheduled for October 2015.

heartsVice President of the Ghana Football Association, George Afriyie, PLB Chairman Ashford Tettey-Oku, PLB Vice Chairman George Amoako, PFAG General Secretary Anthony Baffoe, a representative of DSTV/Supersport Ken Yirenkyi Appah and the GHALCA Chairman Alhaji Raji raced the event which was attended by a large amount of media personnel.

Also in attendance were representatives of the 16 Premier League Clubs.

a4Tony Baffoe, PFAG General secretary,  revealed that an insurance package for all players of the 16 Clubs to play in the league will be outdoored soon.

PLB Chairman Ashford Tettey- Oku highlighted  the reasons why the delay in the commencement of the league. He also formally announced that Mr. Tamimu Issah has been promoted to the PLB and he will be in charge of Communications.

The much awaited 2015/2016 Ghana Premier League season will now officially commence on Saturday 20th February 2016 at the various league centers and Asante Kotoko will play WAFA in the first match of the season at the Sogakope park.

a1The match will be televised live at 3:20PM GMT on SS9 209 ON DStv, SuperSport Select 2 on GOtv, and Ghana Television (GTV).