Accra Hearts of Oak captain, Thomas Abbey has indicated that he knows ‘some players do consult oracles’ to ensure improved performances but he has not done such thing before’.
It is widely believed that, some football clubs and players consult oracles before games for spiritual help.
Abbey, 23, has been in scintillating form this season lying joint top of the Ghana Premier League top scoring chart with 12 goals alongside Bechem United’s Ahmed Toure.
He told Atinka TV’s Sports Court show the skipper said he attributes his excellent performances this season to hardwork and rigourous preseason workout.
He added; “Even though I know and have heard some players do consult oracles and occult homes to improve their performances, I have never done such thing before”.
“I cannot go to a spiritualist to help me have a one season hit and that is all. I only did a great preseason training and keep working hard”.
“As for prayer, I do and I pray to only one God but to visit a juju man, ‘No'”.
“I haven’t done such practice before”, the Hearts of Oak captain indicated.
Asamoah Gyan also indicated that he does consult Mallams which other players have also told same.