Tag Archives: Hearts of Oak

GHPL Week 24: Hearts, Sharks win as Chelsea pound Bolga All Stars


With Asante Kotoko and WAFA not playing, the other teams went into the round seeking important points to help their cause. In Accra, Hearts of Oak climbed to 3rd with a 3-1 win over Tema Youth. The Phobians showed their hand very early in the game and their play was rewarded with a penalty in the 29th minute which was converted by captain Thomas Abbey. Kwame Kizito ...

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GHPL Week 18: Hearts thump Bolga, AshGold pip Medeama on the road


Hearts of Oak responded to their 5-0 loss to WAFA from Week 17 by beating Bolga All Stars 4-0 at the Accra Sports Stadium on Friday. The Phobians were very eager to right the wrongs of the loss to WAFA and they started well. They were rewarded in the 24th minute through Kwame Kizito. After 43 minutes, Vincent Atinga scored ...

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Nuttal unhappy with Sharks’ tactics in 1-1 draw


Hearts of Oak head coach, Frank Nuttal, has lashed out at the tactics deployed by Elmina Sharks in their Ghana Premier League week 12 tie in Accra on Sunday. Hearts needed an equaliser from Winnful Cobbinah to give them a point after Joseph Mensah had put Sharks in the lead. The result gave Hearts 19 points and 3rd place; 7 ...

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Hearts of Oak 1-0 Kotoko: Atinga penalty gives Phobians all three points


Accra Hearts of Oak beat their arch rivals Kumasi Asante Kotoko by a goal to nil in a feisty encounter in Accra on Sunday. Vincent Atinga’s second half penalty sealed the win for the Phobians who move up to sixth in the Premier League Kotoko started the game with power pace to the surprise of the home side who could only ...

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Nuttal understands value of Kotoko clash – Opare Addo


The Public Relations Officer of Accra Hearts of Oak, Kwame Opare Addo, has expressed confidence in club head coach Frank Nuttal’s ability to handle big games. Struggling Hearts host joint leaders Kumasi Asante Kotoko at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday in what will be the new head coach’s first clash against Kotoko. But Kwame Opare Addo says the Scottish ...

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Odotei Sowah set to be named deputy Sports Minister


Hearts of Oak’s managing Director Vincent Sowah-Odotei is expected to be named Ghana’s deputy sports minister-designate, the Daily Guide has reported. Odotei, who is the Member of Parliament for La-Dadekotopon Constituency on the ticket of the ruling New Patriotic Party, has been pencilled down for the role. Ghana President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is expected to announce the names of ...

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Hearts of Oak close to signing former player, Winful Cobbinah


Hearts of Oak are close to signing their former player Winful Cobbinah who left them to sign for Al Riyadh two seasons ago. The 21-year-old gifted player is back to Ghana after a two year spell with the Saudi Arabian side. Hearts of Oak is fighting to win the league title for the first time in almost a decade and ...

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Odotei Sowah: The Hearts of Oak rebuilding program will take time


Managing Director of Hearts of Oak Vincent Odotei Sowah says the club made giant strides towards returning to its glory days this season after finishing third in the just ended Ghana Premier League. The Phobians blew away a golden opportunity to win their first league title in seven years after a breathtaking start to the season under Japanese trainer Kenechi ...

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Hearts of Oak confirm Top 4 participation


Accra Hearts of Oak have confirmed to Citi Sports their intentions of playing in this year’s Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA) Top 4 tournament slated for the 20th of August. GHALCA boss Alhaji Ali Raji told Citi Sports on Wednesday that the tournament, contested between the four highest-placed clubs from the last league campaign,  would be taking place this year ...

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I need five weeks to settle – Herbet Addo


Newly appointed Accra Hearts of Oak coach, Herbert Addo, says it will take him five weeks to settle in his new role. Coach Addo, who  replaced Mohammed Polo after helping Inter Allies to survive the turbulence in the premiership last season said he was not in a rush to sign players until he had finished assessing his current crop of ...

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