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GFA confirms GH¢1.6m partnership deal with football manufacturer Macron

By Vincent Ashitey
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The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has signed an agreement with kits and football manufacturer Macron as the Official Match ball partner/sponsor.

The deal, valued at One Million Six Hundred Thousand Ghana Cedis (GH¢1.6m) is for the next three seasons.

Macron will be the official Match Ball partner for three of our products, i.e. Ghana Premier League, MTN FA Cup and the National Division One League.

Macron will supply the GFA a total of Five Thousand (5,000) pieces of footballs and One Thousand and Five Hundred (1,500) pieces of bibs every season.

The deal will help the GFA and clubs cut cost as allocation for football and bibs will be taken care of.

The sponsorship deal is worth 1.6 million Ghana cedis over the period. The deal will also ensure the availability of 5000 balls per season as match day and training balls for all clubs

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Speaking at the unveiling ceremony, the GFA President Kurt Okraku said: “It is a historic day and this gesture from Macron Ghana will affect every facet of our football development. Club owners would not be saddled with the burden of buying footballs”