Hearts of Oak release squad numbers for GHPL season

Wednesday 14th March , 2018 3:49 pm
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Despite the uncertainty surrounding the start of the Ghana Premier League, Accra Hearts of Oak have announced the jersey numbers their players will be using.

The decision was announced on Wednesday. Last week, the team’s new players were unveiled to the fans and now, the team’s followers will be able to make a good connection between their favourites and their jersey numbers.

Stand-out players from last season, Patrick Razak and Winfull Cobbinah, retained their 17 and 10 jerseys respectively while new forward, Joseph Esso, will wear jersey number 11.

Below is the full squad list with the numbers of the players:

Goalkeepers
16. Richard Baidoo
28. Theophilus Jackson
1. Benjamin Mensah
22. Sylvanus Gbeti

Defenders
2. Abdul Fatawu Mohammed
20. Joshua Otoo
3. Benjamin Agyare
24. Evans Quao
25. Inusah Musah
15. Richard Akrofi
21. Christopher Bonney
12. Radji Okemba
29. Robert Sowah Addo

Midfielders
5. Malik Akowuah
4. Daniel Kordie
27. Camara Nguessan
19. Aminu Alhassan
8. Samudeen Ibrahim
6. Benjamin Afutu Kotei
10. Winful Cobbinah

Forwards
7. Patrick Razak
18. Isaac Mensah
11. Joseph Esso
14. Cosmos Dauda
23. Selassie Blessing
9. Aboubakar Traore

Even though the date for the start of the league is unknown, Hearts, like some other Ghana Premier League clubs, have been preparing nonetheless.

They lost 1-0 to Elmina Sharks in Cape Coast on March 11, 2018 and their new assistant head coach, Edward Nii Odoom, said to the team’s official website gthat he was ready to help the new players do their best in the season.

“I have been in this game for a very long time especially with young players and big players in general so I know how to get players to on board to work for the team. Head coach, Henry Wellington will work hard to to bring the best out of the players so that we can achieve our goal for the season.”

Should the season start, Hearts will go to Eleven Wonder is their first match.

 

 

 

By: Citi Sports