In this year’s season, Asante Kotoko will face a brand-new team in Nsoatreman FC as they start the defense of their Ghana Premier League (GPL) championship.
The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has acknowledged this in a formal statement posted on its website.
Hearts of Oak, the MTN FA Cup champions from the previous campaign, will also face off against Aduana Stars in a challenging away game on the opening weekend of the 2022–23 BetPawa Ghana Premier League.
“Asante Kotoko will get the season underway at the Baba Yara stadium where they host newly promoted Nsoatreman FC while rivals Accra Hearts of Oak trek to Dormaa to face Aduana FC at the Agyeman Badu Park,” a GFA statement said on Thursday night.
Find more in the Ghana FA release below:
League Champions Asante Kotoko SC will open their season at home while Accra Hearts of Oak open the season with an away fixture.
New boys Samartex 1996, Nsoatreman FC, Kotoku Royals and Tamale City have some tough battles up their sleeves.
Asante Kotoko will get the season underway at the Baba Yara stadium where they host newly promoted Nsoatreman FC while rivals Accra Hearts of Oak trek to Dormaa to face Aduana FC at the Agyeman Badu Park.
Kotoku Royals FC will play their first ever Premier League game at home against Accra Lions FC. At Ainyinase, Karela United FC will battle new entrants Tamale City FC while Samartex 1996 trek up north to face Real Tamale United.
Due to Television broadcast schedules, match dates for respective fixtures will be made public in due course