Special Competition: Hearts of Oak becomes first team to reach semis

Published on: 16 May 2019

Hearts of Oak became the first team to reach the semi-final of the on-going Normalisation Committee Special Competition following their 1-0 win over Karela United the match-day 12 at the Accra Sports Stadium.

The Phobians book their ticket to the semi-final of the competition courtesy a 75th minute spot-kick goal by Christopher Bonney to claim a deserved three points and extend their lead on top of Premier B to 25 points.

With two matches to end the competition, Coach Kim Grant and his charges have qualified to the tier 1 semis and the round of 32 for the tier 2.

Karela United, Liberty Professionals, Elmina Sharks and West African Football Academy SC will be battling for the second semis slot of the Premier B.

Hearts of Oak will host Elmina Sharks on Sunday in the matchday 13 of the Normalisation Committee Special Cup competition in Accra.

NC Special Cup Zone B Table

Teams.             MP  P  GF

1. Hearts             12   25  +10

2. Karela             12  21  +4

3. Liberty            12  19  +6

4. Sharks             12  18  +5

5. WAFA             12  18  +0

6. Dwarfs            11  11  -7

7. Dreams           11  10  -7

8. Inter Allies     12  6   -11