The Ghana football association has assured full support of Women’s football till corporate and public bodies extend support in other ways.
The General secretary of the Ghana Football Association, Prosper Harrison Addo has stated all fields will be leveled up to all participating clubs . He emphasized on the stature of Premier League clubs not a yardstick in the FA Cup , since the regional clubs sometimes outwit the Premier clubs.
He went ahead to list the prizes involved for the clubs at each stage alongside cost to travel.
At the round of 32, all 16 clubs going to play away will have a support of GH1200 with the home teams also getting GH1000 for support.
The round of 16, will have GH1800 away and GH1500 at home for teams as support.
At round 8 , the home teams will have an increment of GH500 making GH2000 support whiles GH2300 will be handed to the away teams for travel and other forms of support needed.
The semi finals will have only 4 clubs at the stage. Support of GH2500 will be given to all 4 clubs at the stage.
The final round will be a curtain raiser to the men’s final with the ambience of the men’s game to cheer the women on. GH1000 will be given to each club with a bus to the venue .
The winners of the FA Cup will have a reward of GH30,000 as compared to last season in 2017 where the winners were given GH20,000. The runners up will have a prize of GH10,000. This is the biggest prize so far as the Women’s FA Cup is concerned.
Story : Nana Akua Fremah Gyamfi