Nana Owusu Diaka II, Bomsohene, has officially launched the Chancellor’s Cup Football Competition to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of His Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu’s enstoolment on the Golden Stool.
In his address, he expressed gratitude to the University and sponsors for their various roles at organising this tournament to celebrate the King. He urged the competing teams to exhibit high sense of discipline as they battle for supremacy.
The Sports Chairman, Prof Abraham Yeboah Mensah, in his welcome address revealed that the Chancellor’s Cup football competition is to show appreciation to the Chancellor for his immense contribution towards the growth of the institution. According to Prof. Yeboah Mensah the competition would unearth new football talents for the University and the nation.
The tournament is a six-week competition among ten football teams from the Hall of Residences and Hostels of the University and is sponsored by Multi-Pro Private Limited, producers of Indomie.
The ‘Curtain raiser’ match was between the University Team and Kumawuman United.