Special Competition: Hearts coach Kim Grant impressed with win over Liberty

Published on: 15 April 2019

Head coach of Hearts of Oak, Kim Grant was left satisfied with the display of side after beating Liberty Professionals 1-0 at the Carl Reindorf Park on Sunday.

Youngster Kojo Obeng Junior scored the only goal of the game to hand Hearts all three points at Dansoman in their matchday five fixture in the on-going Special Competition.

Kim Grant was delighted with the result and believes his tactics worked perfectly against the Scientific Soccer lads.

“I’m very pleased with the results, because Liberty were in a good run, four games unbeaten and they came here with a determination thinking that they going to beat us," he said after the game,

“We responded very well, win against Dwarfs and we win today, I’m very pleased with that.

“We kept compact and were able to stop their midfield play. To make sure that we are on the front.

“To make sure Zibo and Addo weren’t comfortable on the ball. I emphasised on pressing them high as soon as they had the ball. I was happy my tactics really worked.

“Any team that will face us is not going to be easy for us. No body is going to have an easy ride with us. We will work all the way till the ninety minutes,” he added.

Hearts of Oak will travel to Sogakope to take on second place WAFA  on Sunday.

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