Nana Oduro Sarfo, agent of new Hearts of Oak goalkeeper Ernest Sowah has revealed the Phobians splashed ¢40,000 to land his client.

Hearts beat competition from Aduana Stars and AshantiGold who were in the race for the services of the once Black Stars shot-stopper.

The Rainbow club confirmed his capture this morning after he put pen to paper on a  two and half year deal at the club’s offices in Adabraka.

"I have sent a message to Fred Achie of Ashgold and Nana Agyemang Bady to apologise to them for not giving them Ernst Sowah because our discussions had gone far but that of Hearts was preferred" Nana Oduro Sarfo on Oyerepa FM

"Ernest Sowah has signed for Hearts of Oak for 2 and half years in the region of ¢40,000." He concluded.

Meanwhile Hearts of Oak Goalkeeper's trainer Jerry Agyei has expressed his delight with the club’s latest acquisition.

"We are happy to welcome Ernest Sowah into the Hearts family,"

"He's an experienced goalkeeper and we believe he will help bolster our goalkeeping department." He told

By Daraja Mutari/