GFA confirms Ashanti Gold demotion to Division Two League

Published on: 17 July 2022

The Executive Council of the Ghana Football Association has resolved that there shall be a play-off between the three second placed clubs in the Division One Leagues with the ultimate winner replacing demoted Ashanti Gold SC in next season's Ghana Premier League.

The three 2nd placed clubs, Tamale City, Mysterious Ebusua Dwarfs and Liberty Professionals will play in a three way League to determine the replacement for Ashanti Gold SC in the Premier League.

This follows the decision of the Appeals Committee to uphold the decision of the Disciplinary Committee that found Ashanti Gold SC guilty of match manipulation against Inter Allies.

Tamale City, Mysterious Ebusua Dwarfs and Liberty Professionals finished second in their respective Division One League Zones.

The three teams will engage in an all play all League format after which the winner makes it to the Premier League.

The fixtures will be as follows:

Team A vs Team B Team B vs Team C Team C vs Team A

A draw would be held for the teams to pick A, B or C to ensure fair parings.