The Ghana Premier League was officially established in the year 1956, as the top most professional football division of the football league system in Ghana.
The league was formed after the celebration of the last Gold Coast club competition that was held between the years 1943 and 1954.
The competition was held by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) and clinged the 11th position in the list of best leagues in Africa from 2001 and 2010.
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Over the past few years, the Ghana Premier League has been dominated by two particular clubs in Ghana. They are Asante Kotoko and Accra Hearts of Oak.
Asante Kotoko is an indigenous football club that traces its roots from the Greater Kumasi region of Ghana. They have won the Ghana Premier League tournament 24 times since its inception.
Aside this glorious record, they have also the CAF Champions League twice.
Their arch rival Accra Hearts Of Oak has won the Ghana Premier League trophy 20 times making them the second best football club in Ghana.
As a team, Accra Hearts of Oak has some of the most expensive players in the Ghanaian Premier League.
In relation to this, let’s take a look at some of the highest paid players in Accra Hearts of Oak.
He is the second most paid player in the Ghanaian Premier League. Abednego had been training with the team throughout the first half of the 2021 season.
He signed a contract with the club prior to the suspension of the league due to the upsurge of the corona pandemic.
Abednego receives a sum of Ghc60,000 as his yearly income. He is the highest paid player in the Accra Hearts of Oak squad.
He is the second most paid player in the Accra Hearts of Oak squad and the fourth most paid player in the Ghanaian Premier League. Mamane’s annual income sums up to Ghc42,000.