Special Competition: Rubin Gnagne backs Hearts to beat Kotoko

Published on: 16 June 2019

Former Hearts of Oak captain Rubin Gnagne has backed the Phobians to beat arch-rivals Asante Kotoko in the semi-final of the GFA Normalisation Committee Special Competition on Sunday.

The Phobians will welcome the Porcupine Warriors to the at the Accra Sports Stadium with the two teams hoping to book a spot in the final.

Speaking ahead of the final, the defender believes his former side will beat Kotoko on Sunday to progress to the finals of the competition.

"I wish my former teammates all the best of luck in the game against Kotoko. They should go all out and beat Kotoko. I urge all the Phobian fans to go and support the team to victory. I predict a 2-1 win for Hearts of Oak," Gnagne, who currently plies his trade for Lebanon side Al Nasr said.

The winner of the game will play the winner of the other semi-final game between AshantiGold and Karela in the final.

The winner of the NC Special Competition will represent Ghana in the CAF Champions League next season.