21.10.2021 Football News

Caf CL: Hearts of Oak name 24-man squad for Wydad AC encounter in Casablanca

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Caf CL: Hearts of Oak name 24-man squad for Wydad AC encounter in Casablanca
21.10.2021 LISTEN

Accra Hearts of Oak will leave the shores of Ghana today for Morocco for the second leg tie of the Caf Champions League.

The Ghana Premier League side recorded a slim 1-0 win against Wydad Atheltic Club in the first leg of the preliminary round of the competition.

Isaac Mensah scored a sensational goal after connecting Ibrahim Salifu's beautiful cross in the first half.

Hearts of Oak will be hoping to play in the group phase of the competition for the first time since 2006.

Dr Randy Abbey, who is a member of the Executive Council of the Ghana Football Association will lead the team as the leader of the delegation.

A total of 43 contingent will fly out of Ghana today 21st October 2021 with an Emirate airline at 17:00GMT.

Below are the travelling squad:

  • 1. Ben Mensah
  • 2. Richmond Ayi
  • 3. Richard Baidoo
  • 4. Richard Atta
  • 5. Larry Sumaila
  • 6. Fatawu Mohammed
  • 7. William Denkyo
  • 8. Raddy Ovouka
  • 9. Mohammed Alhassan
  • 10. Robert Addo Sowah
  • 11. Nuru Sulley12.
  • 12. Caleb Amankwah
  • 13. Emmanuel Nettey
  • 14. Ansah Botchway
  • 15. Salifu Ibrahim
  • 16. Salim Adams
  • 17. Isaac Mensah
  • 18. Kofi Kordzi
  • 19. Victor Aidoo
  • 20. Agyenim Boateng
  • 21. Saraj Seidu
  • 22. Enock Asubonteng
  • 23.Afriyie Daniel Barnieh
  • 24. Patrick Razak

The return encounter is scheduled on Sunday, October 24 at the Stade Mohammed V in Casablanca, 19:00GMT.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

Sports Journalist

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