Head coach of Hearts of Oak, Samuel Boadu has identified the “defensive midfield” as a department he needs to patch to help solidify his team for all competitions. Hearts have been good in midfield but lack the gritty personnel to hold insurgent opponents. Frederick Ansah Botchway, Salifu Ibrahim have all proved their attacking prowess with Emmanuel Nettey being the only reliable holding midfielder for coach Samuel Boadu’s men.
William Opoku Asiedu (born 1 April 1997) is a Ghanaian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder. Besides Ghana, he has played in England, Estonia, Nepal and India. The 23-year-old attacking midfielder have inked a four-year deal with the reigning Ghana Premier League after fruitful negotiations.
Returning from injury is a welcoming news for every footballer globally but staying fit and breaking into the starting line up of a coach is the main task for the footballer. Footballers returning from injury go through a lot of harrowing experience when recovering. They need time and attention from every quarter of the club they play for to have a smooth recovery.
Accra Hearts of Oak’s rising midfielder, Salim Adams says the club has the ability to handle the clash against Wydad Athletic Club as an ordinary match. The Phobians will host the Morocco giants in the second 2021/22 CAF Champions League preliminary game at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday, October 17 for the first leg.
A striker’s primary aim is to score goals and more goals at the end of every football season. A striker who cannot score more goals must provided assists or create more scoring chances for his team mates to score in order for his club to get the needed numbers.
Family with regards to Afutu’s issue, we shouldn’t blame any Hearts of Oak management member for denying the player any opportunity. Both parties did their best but kudos to the Board of Hearst for calling the player and his management to order. The best way for the leaders of the club is what they are doing with the players.
Hearts of Oak star boy Salim Adams has automatically sworn in the boot of Benjamin Afutu and wish to continue the same way he has started. It is a massive boost for coach Samuel Boadu and the entire Phobians fraternity. The new boy from New Edubiase United played in the maiden edition of WAFU U20 tournament in Egypt that saw the Hearts of Oak playmaker, Afriyie Barnieh who captained the team.
Hearts of Oak has played a lot of matches in their pre-season preparation for next season and Africa tournament as well. It is very good for the Phobians to get their first exposure in the league by winning massively over CI Kamsar. The team from Guinea find out the problem of Hearts of Oak in the name of Afutu who would be the block and offensive movement for the team was absent.
Arriving at a big club and with no experience at Ghana’s premier division, as is dealing with pressure of playing for Hearts, yet the highest compliment one can give to Salim Adams is to admit that he instantly looked like he belonged to the team. But who is Salim Adams and what is there to know about him?
Hearts of Oak is the oldest club in Ghana since 1911 and still relevant, having won all titles before. The club has gone through so many criticism by making sure that they make good things befall the club in their recent African matches. It is a good sign to get the players deliver for the great team like Hearts and the boards investment.
After a successful completion of 2020/21 football season in Ghana, Zone 2 of the National Division One League is already serving Ghana Premier League teams with quality players. These players from the second tier excelled in their respective positions for their teams. Accra Hearts of Oak, Bechem United, Karela United and host of others are some premier clubs that have wrapped up a deal for some of these players, jostling to add more before the local transfer window shuts.
Hearts of Oak is also considered as the Continental club masters by the BBC worldwide network. The team has make history for themselves for over a decade now with a lot of determination. The Phobians managed their way to get a double for the club that people have been talking all the time to witness the good side of the youngsters.
The Ghana transfer market is busy with premier league football clubs making a lot of signings ahead of the start of the 2021/22 Ghanan Premier League season. One of the clubs that has been busy in the transfer market is two Ghana FA Cup winners, Medeama SC. The Mauve and Yellow have been busy with signings of some young players from first Division clubs to help consolidate the already existing squad.
Hearts of Oak have been rotating players from the bench to the attack of their team. They keep the competition on the high note. Starting Raddy Ovouka from injury is the best decision but where is William Denkyi. The goalkeeper have been called to national duty and paved way for the youngster who was in poles for Karela United last season.
One of the biggest teams in Africa, Accra Hearts of Oak has recently signed four new good and talented footballer to join their club. These four players have already being signed to play the champions league for next season. The players include Gladson Awako, Suraj Seidu, Salim Adams and Enock Asuboteng.