Sports Cul Ghana has made it public to sponsor the Ghana Premier League, National Division One League and Women’s League with effect from next season.
The eye-popping package from Sports Cul Ghana Limited will also see football clubs receiving GHC20,500 and GHC10,250 for Premier club and Division One and female football clubs respectively as accountable cash every month.
At a press conference on Tuesday, Sports Cul indicated that the sponsorship package will cover player salaries, coaches’ salaries, allowances for referees and media houses that will cover the Ghana Premier League.
It was announced that each player in the Ghana Premier League will receive a salary of GHC 2,000 from Sports Cul in addition to that their clubs will pay them, while the Division One and women football players will take home GHC 1,000.
Coaches are expected to be paid between GHC 5,000 to GHC 10,000 per month.
Meanwhile an amount of $800,000 will be spent on referees and the media who will cover the domestic leagues.
Sports Cul with partners in the United Arab Emirates have a topmost priority of improving the quality of play in Ghana that will also see each premier league club having two modern pitches of international standards while DOL and female football clubs will have a pitch each.
The Media Coordinator for Sports Cul Ghana Limited Dr. Kwaku Ofosu-Asare highlighted on their commitment to ensuring the development of Ghana football.
“Sports Cul Ghana Limited and our partners from the UAE are committed to ensuring that we put in money into the development of football and other sporting disciplines in the country,” he said.
- Pulse Ghana