Ghana Premier League side Accra Hearts of Oak SC edged out Heart of Lions 3-2 at the Pobiman Park to record their tenth straight win in the packed off season preparations.
The new looking Phobian side shook off competition from their Kpando based opposition to record another well deserved win heading into the Normalization Cup.
Kim Grant’s men raced into a late first half lead with a devilish strike from Christopher Boney. The former Ebusua Dwarfs player dispatched an unstoppable drive with 8 minutes to recess.
Heart of Lions responded in similar fashion with a sexy equalizer from Sam Agbenegan to peg the scores at 1-1 before recess.
The resumption of the second half saw an improved version of Kim Grant’s men with Anthony Quayson restoring the lead just before the hour mark.
Kofi Kordzi made it 3-2 with 8 minutes to regulation time at the Pobiman Park.
Suleiman Musah pulled one back for Heart of Lions to set up a nervy last few minutes.
Ben Mensah showed his goal keeping prowess in the last few minutes to keep the winning streak into its 10th game.