Ghana Football Association, Communication Director Henry Asante Twum, has assured that all players will be tested before the resumption of the Ghana Premier League in October.
The 2019/2020 football season has been truncated by the Ghana Football Association Executive Council following a long-meeting on amidst of the Coronovirus pandemic.
However, with the Coronovirus still in existence, Henry Asante noted that it will be mandatory to test all players before the Ghana FA kickstarts the new football season.
“A number of scenarios have been considered; obviously, we cannot play without testing the players. The CAF medical team issued a statement sent to all member associations that before football begins, testing has become mandatory,” he told GTV Sports Plus.
“The government’s COVID-19 advisory team, according to Mr Twum, is “in touch with the FA”, adding that the “medical team of the football association is looking at a few possibilities or options”.
“So, testing the players is going to happen for both men and women”.
The GFA have announced a date for the registration of players from August 15 to October 31 in accordance with the regulations before commencing the league.
By: Gbordzor Promise