Hearts pip Karela in G8 opener

Accra Hearts of Oak defeated newly promoted side Karela FC 1-0 at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Saturday, to start the New Year on a winning note.

Isaac Mensah scored the game's only goal in the 28th minute, heading at close range to lift Hearts to its first victory of 2018.

Team Hearts moved to the top of Group B in the GHALCA 8 competition after the lone goal victory.

Dwarfs and Medeama will play on Sunday in the second Group B game at the Cape Coast Stadium.