22.12.2004 Football News

Hearts play Agazza Club of Togo on Sunday

22.12.2004 LISTEN

Accra, Dec. 22, GNA - Accra Hearts of Oak will on Sunday take on Agazza Club of Togo in an international friendly match in Lome, Togo. The match forms part of the teams' preparations for their two leg final game against Kumasi Asante Kotoko on January 2 and 9, at the Accra and Kumasi Sports Stadiums respectively in the Confederations Cup Competition.

Coach Jones Attuquayefio, technical director of Hearts told the GNA Sports from his Lome base that the match would be used to assess the strength and weakness of his team as they prepare toars the crucial matches.

The coach said with the exception of Dan Coleman who is expected to arrive from Israel after embarking on trials all the players are in good shape awaiting for the match.

Coach Attuquayefio said the team would play at least two more friendly matches next week before they come back to Ghana for the match. Hearts won 2 - 0 in their last friendly game against the National Under-21 team of Benin in Lome, Togo.