Accra Hearts of Oak SC capped a dominant spell at the turn of the millennium with a dominant win over Zamalek SC in the CAF Super Cup.
Having just won the 2000 CAF Champions with some swashbuckling football, Jones Attuquafio and his gallant boys smashed Zamalek 2-0 on February 11, 2001 to climax a dominant spell.
Goals from Charles Asampong Taylor and Emmanuel Osei Kuffuor tamed their Egyptian superpowers in one Accra Hearts of Oak SC’s most iconic fixture.
442gh.com chronicles the legendary squad that won Accra Hearts of Oak’s the 2001 CAF Super league.
Coach: Cecil Jones Attuquayefio.
Hearts Line-up: Sammy Adjei, Amankwa Mireku, Jacob Nettey, Dan Quaye, Stephen Tetteh, Edmund Copson, Adja Tetteh/Abdul Razak, Charles Allotey/Emmanuel Adjogu, Ishmael Addo, Emmanuel Osei Kuffour, Charles Taylor.
Goals : Charles Taylor, Emmanuel Osei Kuffour.
Twenty years after that glory, Accra Hearts of Oak SC is now struggling to even lift the Ghana Premier league.
What went wrong?