Ghana Premier League giants Asante Kotoko has written to the Ghana Football Association and copied the Club Licensing Board requesting a venue change to Tamale instead of Accra Sports Stadium as their home grounds. The Ghana football association(GFA) has responded to their request. The official statement reads:
We write to inform you that our checks from the club licensing process show that you selected the Accra sports stadium as your home venue for the Ghana Premier League, which was published and inspected in line with the licensing process for the season.
We also that you would like to use the Baba Yara Sports Stadium when the renovation work is completed and the National Sports Authority permitted your usage of the stadium. The decision to approve the Accra Sports Stadium as your home venue for the 2020/2021 season was also duly communicated to you accordingly.
Kindly be reminded the Club licensing Department has currently not raised any concerns with regards to your usage of the Accra Sports Stadium, and in view of the, we(GFA) would request that, you officially notify us with your reasons for the request to change venue to aid in our decision making.
So as it stands now, the Kumasi-based club Asante Kotoko will play their home matches at the Accra Sports Stadium. Your authentic sports website, ghanasportspage.com will follow and provide you an update.