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Football in Ghana dates back to the early 18th Century and but the first official Ghanaian soccer club which was called Cape Coast Excelsior was founded in 1903 and the first formal competition was launched in 1920, so Ghana has quite a rich soccer history. Ghana has produced some exciting national team squads and it is the only African country to make it to the Quarter Finals of the World Cup where they nearly qualified for the Semi Finals had it not been of the infamous incident involving Luis Suarez. The reason why Ghana performs so well in various tournaments is because the country is blessed with so much talent and the host of the Ghanaian players are plying their trade in Europe, It is also important not to undermine the role of the Ghana Premier League in the development of soccer in Ghana because this is the platform where players showcase what they can do.
What is the Ghana Premier League?
The Ghana Premier League is Ghana’s top professional football division which was formed in the year 1956. The Ghana Premier League is revered in Africa and from the period between 2001-2010, this popular league was ranked as the 11th best league in Africa and this is by no means an easy feat, but it is a true testament of how well the league has been run.
Historically, the Ghana Premier League has been dominated by organized by Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak as these two clubs have won more championships than any other club in Ghana, of course, there have been other winners here and there but these two clubs are the more dominant ones. To date Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak have 24 and 20 league titles respectively and all other clubs have a combined 14 titles.
The Ghana Premier League has also made a mark at the continental stage because Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak have won a CAF Champions League title before. What makes the Ghana League less competitive in the CAF Champions League as compared to other leagues like the Egyptian league is because they export most if not all of their talented footballers to Europe because the clubs do not have the funds to convince the players to stay, but most Egyptian players prefer to play in Egypt because they are offered huge amounts of money, a good example is Mohamed Aboutrika, who spent his entire career at Al Ahly when he ould have easily moved to Europe.
How many teams are in the league and the format of the Ghana Premier League?
There is a total of 18 teams in the Ghanaian Premier League and these teams will fight it out for the Ghanaian Premier league title. Each team will play 34 matches against each team in the division, that is , 17 Home matches and 17 Away matches during a single season. Three points are awarded for a win, one point is awarded for a draw and there are no points awarded for a loss. The title is won by the team with the highest number of points at the end of the league. If the number of points is equal, the Head to Head tie-breaker will be employed and please note that this rule will not be used to determine which clubs will be relegated if they finish level on points because the Goal Difference system will be used to determine that scenario. The 3 bottom placed teams are relegated at the end of each season.
When does the Ghana Premier League start?
The league normally takes place for 8 months from January to September. Unlike, other leagues where the league seasons extends into another year, the Ghana Premier League season is concluded in a particular year.
Performances over past few seasons in the Ghana Premier League?
Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko are fighting it out for the league this season and this is no surprise because these two teams are the super powers of Ghanaian soccer but Asante Kotoko has been dominant in recent history, winning a total of 4 titles in the last 8 seasons.