Hearts of Oak may very well be with out their key defender Raddy Ovouka after they tackle Wydad Casablanca on October 17.
The left-back is nursing a knee harm and is a doubt for the CAF Champions League second qualifying spherical first leg encounter.
According to native media stories, Ovouka aggravated the harm when he featured within the Phobians 2-0 win over Guinean facet CI Kamsar within the first spherical.
Ovouka has been dropped from Congo forward of the 2022 World Cup qualifying double-header towards Madagascar this month on account of the harm.
His absence can be a giant blow for Hearts who’re looking for qualification to the group stage for the primary time since 2006.
Hearts of Oak will host Wydad on the Accra Sports Stadium subsequent week Sunday, with the return encounter scheduled for Casablanca on October 22.