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The Finance Committee of the Ghana Football Association, chaired by Vice President Mark Addo has been charged by the to advise on the disbursement of the FIFA COVID-19 Relief Fund.

This decision is to make sure that all stakeholders of the federation duly benefit from the fund that has been set up by the world football governing body to alleviate some of the hardships on the various facets of the industry in the era of the pandemic.

The GFA is entitled to one million dollars [$1m] that would be paid in two tranches – the first one in July 2020 and the second tranche scheduled for January 2021.

The money is for the use of the FA and also to be shared among clubs that compete in the top-level leagues, grassroots football [Juvenile], lower-tier leagues and women’s football.

FIFA has also set aside five hundred thousand dollars [$500,000] purposely for women’s football.

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