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Ghana Premier League clubs to pocket $30000 each from StarTimes deal for 2019/20 season

By Vincent Ashitey

The 18 participating Clubs in the Ghana Premier League will receive  $30000 each from StarTimes deal for 2019/20 season, the Ghana Football Association has announced.

The announcement comes after the GFA met the 18 Clubs on Tuesday and discussed relevant issues in relation to the ongoing league season.

The issues discussed at the meeting included officiating, the StarTimes broadcast rights deal, integrity issues amongst others.

A release from the GFA read: The Ghana Football Association has announced the yearly breakdown of Sponsors payments expected from the StarTimes Television Broadcast Rights Agreement.

The yearly breakdown was explained to the 18 Premier League Clubs during their meeting with the GFA on Tuesday.

Below is the breakdown:

YEAR 1 – 2019/20 season

Components

Premier League - $700,000

FA Cup - $150,000

Visibility support to DOL & Women football - $100,000

TOTAL CASH FEES - $950,000.00

 

YEAR 2 – 2020/21 season

Components

Premier League - $750,000

FA Cup - $200,000

Visibility support to DOL & Women football - $50,000

TOTAL CASH FEES - $1,000,000.00

 

YEAR 3 – 2021/22 season

Components

Premier League - $800,000

FA Cup - $200,000

Visibility support to DOL & Women football - $50,000

TOTAL CASH FEES - $1,100,000.00

 

YEAR 4 – 2022/23 season

Components

Premier League - $850,000

FA Cup - $200,000

Visibility support to DOL & Women football - $50,000

TOTAL CASH FEES - $1,100,000.00

 

YEAR 5 – 2023/24 season

Components

Premier League - $850,000

FA Cup - $250,000

Visibility support to DOL & Women football - $50,000

TOTAL CASH FEES - $1,150,000.00

 

TOTAL = $5250,000.00