Sports Secretary for the Mensah Sarbah Hall of the University of Ghana has stated that her outfit is ready for the commencement of the 2019 edition of the Okpo League.
This year’s edition is dubbed the “Etuamu okpo league” and it is to get underway from 15th – 22nd of February at the Al Shabab Gonja Arena.
The eight day competition encompasses eight teams within the Mensah Sarbah hall fraternity with four in each group.
Speaking to Univers Sports with regards to preparations going into this year’s competition, Miss Araba Amonoo divulged the immense work done to ensure a peaceful league indicating how her coterie have worked tirelessly to add some twist and turns to this years competition thereby bringing on board some dignitaries to grace this years league.
“We have worked strenuously to give nothing but the best to Mensah Sarbah hall and the University of Ghana. We have created awareness through social media and we are also visiting the rooms of hall members to interact with them thereby creating more awareness, I believe we have done good job so far and I can vehemently say all is set for the 2019 edition of the Okpo league. We want to invite the Vice Chancellor, the Dean of Students and the former Ghana Football Association Vice President George Afriyie to grace the competition”
She further indicated, the reactions so far have been positive and that gives them some sort of believe that this years competition will be different from the previous editions.
“Indeed the feedback we’ve received so far is positive and people are anxiously waiting for the competition to kickstarts. They want to know more about what okpo league is about”
The participating teams in this year’s Okpo League include, Block B, Annex C, Block C, Annex B, Annex C, A upper, A lower and Alumni who are poised to defend their title.
Story by: James Eshun|Univers Sports|Universnewsroom.com