Former Ghana youth international, Ali Jarrah, is urging the club to translate their impressive pre-season results into a successful campaign in the upcoming BetPawa Premier League.
The Phobians have been in excellent form during their recent pre-season matches, securing convincing victories against lower-tier sides at the Pobiman Football Academy.
Ali Jarrah, who once donned the Hearts of Oak jersey during his playing days, shared his thoughts with Radio Gold Sports, saying, “They have had the players moving to Pobiman which is encouraging, all these, the new branding, the jerseys, the outfit and souvenirs which is going on very well, we pray that it is carried on to the pitch.
He continued, “Let’s hope and pray that our first game, first, second, third game Hearts of Oak will perform very well.
Jarrah expressed his optimism for the upcoming season, stating, “We have a new look technical direction, let’s hope and pray that everything works for us.”
In their recent pre-season matches, Hearts of Oak secured an 11-1 victory over Miracle Land FC and followed it up with a 4-1 win against Lazio Spot. They also claimed a 4-0 victory over Dolphins FC and a 6-1 win against Attram De Visser, with all these games taking place at the Pobiman Football Academy.
The Phobians are continuing their pre-season preparations with a match against another second-tier side, Vision FC, at the All Nations University Park in the Eastern Region.
Hearts of Oak will officially kick off their 2023/24 BetPawa Premier League campaign with a match against RTU at the Aliu Mahama Stadium in September.