Medeama defender Vincent Atinga, is unperturbed about facing his former club Hearts of Oak in Week 14 of the betPawa Ghana Premier League (GPL).
Hearts of Oak travel to Tarkwa to face Medeama in a crunch tie in the GPL on Saturday, 28th January 2022 at 3:00 pm. Atinga, who played for Hearts of Oak between 2015 and 2017, is prepared to overcome the pressure of facing the Phobians.
“As a footballer, definitely there will be pressure but you need to absorb it because that is your work,”
“We are well prepared for Hearts of Oak. We know we lost our last game so we need to make amends on Sunday against Hearts. We need to win the game for our supporters in Tarkwa. The supporters should come and see good football and we promise them a convincing win” Atinga said on Medeama TV.
The two teams are separated by a four-point gap, with Medeama occupying the 11th position on the league table with 17 points whilst Hearts Oak ranks 4th position on the league log with 21 points.
The game will be officiated by centre referee Nyaabila Mahamudu Ibrahim.
By Dennis Cofie