Heart of Oak striker Kojo Obeng Junior happy to get off the mark

Published on: 10 July 2018

Accra Hearts of Oak striker Kojo Obeng Junior is confident he will score more goals for the side after netting his first.

The youngster opened his account for the Phobians in the 1-1 stalemate with Elmina Sharks in the finals of the 2018 Bakatue Festival Cup, however, they lost 4-2 on penalties.

The former NEA Salamina player expressed his delight after netting for his side but promised there is more to come from him.

''I am very happy to get my first goal for Hearts,'' Obeng Junior, with a big grin on his face,told phobians.com

''I have waited for some time to get off the mark but now that it has come, I am hoping that this goal is going to be the first of many to come."

''Hearts is a big club and it takes time to settle but I believe that there is more to come from me."

"I did not feel the pressure when I did not score in the games I played in because I was waiting for the moment."

''I am working every day at training to improve and to be able to start scoring when the league resumes," he added.

Obeng Junior made his debut for Hearts before the end of the first round of the Zylofon Cash Premier League in the club's 1-0 win over Kotoko.