Hearts of Oak suffered a 3-2 loss to Accra Lions FC in a friendly on Sunday afternoon as the team continued to prepare for their CAF Champions League campaign.
After emerging as champions of the 2020/2021 Ghana Premier League season, the team nicknamed Phobians will compete with other champions in the continental interclub competition.
Hearts of Oak have been training and playing friendly matches over the past few weeks as part of their preparations for the first game of the competition.
In another friendly match, which was played today at the Accra Sports Stadium, the Ghanaian champions host the first division side Accra Lions FC.
At the end of a very tough fight, Hearts of Oak were defeated 3-2 at the end of the 90 minutes.
The team will rest on Monday but will return to training on Tuesday to continue preparations for next weekend’s CAF Champions League game against CI Kamsar.