The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced that the 2020/21 League season will begin in the second week of October 2020, subject to approval from the Government of Ghana.
The Executive Council of the GFA took the decision on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, after taking into consideration a number of factors in relation to the game and the safety protocols announced by Government, as well as the Association’s continuous engagement with the COVID-19 Advisory Team.
The GFA announced the annulment of the 2019/2020 football season on June 30, after long deliberations with all relevant stakeholders.
The new season has been dubbed – Football Against COVID-19 – offering entertainment to Ghanaians while staying safe at home.
The current format of the league may also change, following the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The very likely possibilities being strongly considered, is playing behind closed doors at carefully selected game centres.
The Ghana Football Association, has as a result, announced the opening of the next football transfer window from August 15 to October 31, in accordance with the GFA regulations.