The Maiden edition of the Western Region Invitational Tournament was launched on August 26th, 2019 at the office of the Western Regional Coordinating Council.
The launch which was chaired by Ohyeawora Bian Nyonwa Panyin IV, Dompin Pepesahene also had representatives of all competing clubs at the auditorium.
The Western Regional Minister after commending the Western Region Sports Committee for their good works then proposed that the Invitational tournament should be an annual event.
“The Western Region Invitational Tournament must become an annual affair, we believe that it has to be sustainable financially, and must become the platform that will prepare our teams for bigger prices every year because the platform that we are building is to build a platform that with the confidence that our players will be able to rock shoulders with the best in the country” HON Kobby Darko – Mensah said during his opening remarks.
The maiden edition of the tournament will be competed by 8 teams from the Western Region; Medeama Sporting Club, Eleven Wise, Sekondi Hasaacas, Karela United, Nzema Kotoko, Proud United, Samartex FC, Skyy FC.
The tournament which will kick start on September 13th will be played at two venues; Samraboi Park and Sekondi Sports Stadium.
By Francis Hema
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