Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Ghana Premier League

Drunkard father of top goalkeeper Eric Ofori Antwi apologises to Hearts of Oak

Father of Goalkeeper Eric Ofori Antwi, Frank Ofori has asked the entire Accra Hearts of Oak fraternity to forgive him for his use of unsavory words against the club in 2013 when his sommn was linked with a move to the newly crowned Ghana champions.

Mr. Ofori who swore never to allow any of his sons to feature for the Accra Based club has nade a quick U-turn, insisting his comments were laced with the influence of Akpeteshie [Locally brewed Alchohol].

“I would like to take this opportunity to apologise to the Hearts of Oak fraternity for saying unpalatable words about them some years ago concerning my son Eric Ofori Antwi ‘s move to the club” he told Space fm in Sunyani.

“It wouldn’t happen again, I totally withdraw that uncomplementary remarks about Hearts of Oak,” he added.

Mr. Ofori who claims to have lived a life full of drunkenness in the past says all his comments about Hearts of Oak were influenced by his taste for Alcohol, and would want to assure the entire Phobian fraternity of his unflinching support to allow his son to play for the club.

“I want to state it clear that, I said all those things under the influence of “akpeteshie”(alcohol),” he confessed.

Eric Ofori Antwi is a transfer target for Hearts of Oak who are building a team to compete in the CAF Champions league in September, but dans of the club are pushing to block the move following the comments from his father.


You May Also Like


The British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) issued a memo today stating that they are “not considering applications for any Ghanaian boxers.” This means...

African Cup Of Nations

The Black Stars’ appearance in the 2021 edition will be their 23rd time and they will be keen to end their long awaited drought...

Combat Sports

Malaysia based multi decorated Ghanaian kickboxer, Gerald Dah is in high spirits ahead of his latest fight this Friday after safely landing in Kuala...

Africa Games

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has donated GH¢50,000 to the Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) towards this year’s Awards night scheduled for...