The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced the start of the second mandatory COVID-19 tests for all Premier League (GPL) clubs this week.
GPL clubs underwent widespread testing prior to the start of the 2020/21 season last November.
A GFA statement read:
“The testing of players, technical staff and officials of Premier League clubs for the second round of the League will take place this week.
“All 18 Premier League clubs are advised to corporate with the GFA and the government COVID-19 task force for this exercise in our quest to follow the COVID-19 protocols judiciously.
“The Ghana Football Association and the government covid-19 task force want to ensure that football is played in the safest possible way.
“All 30 registered players, 10 Technical team members and 5 officials of the 18 Premier League clubs will undergo the test for the purposes of competition integrity and good health.
“The GFA is also working hard to put forward measures to ensure that games in the second round go ahead under strict COVID-19 protocols.”