Accra Hearts of OakAchievementsArchiveAsante KotokoClub NewsGFAGhana Premier LeagueLatest News

Ghana Premier League Clubs To Observe A Minute Silence To Honor May 9 Stadium Disaster Victims

In commemoration of the May 9, 2001 Accra Sports Stadium disaster, the Ghana Football Association has directed that a minute’s silence should be observed before the commencement of all league matches this weekend.

Hearts of Oak vs Karela United 1 650x417 - Ghana Premier League Clubs To Observe A Minute Silence To Honor May 9 Stadium Disaster Victims

The Association has also asked all Premier League, Division One and Women’s League Clubs to wear black arm bands in honour of the soccer fans who lost their lives in the stadium disaster.

As part of activities marking 20 years anniversary of the tragic disaster, a commemorative event would be held at the forecourt of the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday, May 9.

The event themed, “Never Again- Say No to Hooliganism”, will be attended by the Minister of Youth & Sports Hon. Mustapha Ussif, the Director-General of the National Sports Authority Prof. Peter Twumasi, GFA President Kurt ES Okraku and top officials from the Ghana Football Association.

The commemorative event will commence at 8am on Sunday.

GFA COMMUNICATIONS

Show More

Related Articles

Back to top button
Jun 13 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Len Clay Sports Stadium - Obuasi AshantiGold 1 Ebusua Dwarfs 0 Jun 13 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Nana Fosu Gyeabour Park - Bechem WAFA 1 Dreams FC 1 Jun 13 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Nana Fosu Gyeabour Park - Bechem Bechem United 2 Berekum Chelsea 0 Jun 13 6:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Accra Sports Stadium - Osu Hearts of Oak 2 Medeama 0 Jun 14 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Dawu Sports Stadium - Dawu Inter Allies 2 Asante Kotoko 3 Jun 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Dawu Sports Stadium - Dawu Dreams FC 2 Eleven Wonders 1 Jun 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Len Clay Sports Stadium - Obuasi Asante Kotoko 2 Karela United 1 Jun 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Sogakope Academy Park - Sogakope WAFA 3 Aduana stars 2 Jun 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Golden City Park - Berekum Berekum Chelsea 2 Elmina Sharks 1 Jun 23 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Accra Sports Stadium - Osu Accra Great Olympics 1 Bechem United 0 Jun 24 9:00 am Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Akoon Park - Tarkwa Medeama 1 King Faisal 1 Jun 24 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Cape Coast Stadium - Cape Coast Ebusua Dwarfs 1 Inter Allies 0 Jun 24 3:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Sogakope Academy Park - Sogakope Liberty Professionals 1 AshantiGold 5 Jun 24 6:00 pm Ghana Premier League (GPL) 2020-2021 Accra Sports Stadium - Osu Legon Cities Hearts of Oak