The entire playing body of the Rainbow family have earned praise from the former Ghana international.
Accra Hearts of Oak head coach Kim Grant says he was delighted with his charges performance against Dreams FC in the GFA Normalization Committee Special Cup opener.
A second half goal from Kwadwo Obeng Junior handed the Phobians a slim victory over the Dawu-based club in the competition.
“We were just apprehensive in the first half becasue it’s the first game the cohesion of the team, i think there was a bit of nervousness,” Coach Grant told the club’s Youtube channel.
“For me it’s important that we didn’t concede and we came through the game even when we didn’t perform well in the first 20-30 minutes.
“Apart from that Dreams FC didn’t create anything, they didn’t had any shot on goal so I was pleased with the character and overall performance of the team.”
Hearts of Oak will face Elmina Sharks in the match-day two of the Normalization Committee Special competition at the Nduom Stadium on Wednesday.