The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has caution all betting companies to desist from placing odds on Ghana Premier League matches without the necessary authorization from them.
A statement placed on the website of the association stated that the GFA has not authorized any betting company to place betting on the Premier League or any of its products.
“The Ghana Football Association (GFA) wishes to place emphasis on its status as the owner of all marketing, commercial and all rights associated with the Ghana Premier League, as well as products (other competitions) of the GFA.”
“The GFA has not authorized any betting company to place betting on the Premier League or any of its products.”
The statement went further to issue strong warning to betting companies to seek permit or desist from offering odds on the outcome of Ghana Premier League (GPL) matches least they face legal actions from their lawyers.
“By this statement, we strongly warn all betting companies to stop placing bets on the Ghana Premier League or any GFA product without authorization from the GFA; failing which the Association will take legal action against them without further notice.”
“The GFA hereby also wishes to alert the national regulator, the Gaming Commission of Ghana of the illegal activities of their licensed betting companies against the GFA and its members.”