Hearts To Play Kotoko In GHALCA Top Four

Accra Hearts of Oak will play Champions of the First Capital Premier League Asante Kotoko in Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA) top four tournament at the Accra Sports Stadium on August 24.

Ghana’s flagship off-season club football competition is making a return after two years out and has agreed that home teams will take 60% of the gate proceeds, with the away team taking 10% and the rest of the 30% going to the Association.

In other fixtures, AshantiGold SC will slug it out with Heart of Lions at the Obuasi Len Clay Stadium for the opening match.

The final of the GHALCA Top 4 will be played between the top 2 clubs on the league table on September 14 in Kumasi.

Chairman of the Association Alhaji Raji feels confident this year’s tourney will see a lot of excitement from the tough clubs competing for the trophy .

He said “The GHALCA Top Four is re-born and we are determined to ensure it regains the excitement it is noted for and we have a master plan to bring more spectators to the stadium.

“Our executive committee members will be embarking on a campaign to whip up support for the tournament in all the venues starting from tomorrow.

“We will from tomorrow name our various committees to be tasked with various roles to ensure the competition is a success.”

Three venues have been approved for the competition, namely the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Accra Sports Stadium and the Len Clay Sports Stadium.