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AFL: ‘ We’re Here To Win — Olorunleke Upbeat Enyimba Can Upset Wydad

AFL: ‘ We’re Here To Win — Olorunleke Upbeat Enyimba Can Upset Wydad

Enyimba captain, Ojo Olorunleke has boasted the team is in Casablanca to beat Wydad Athletic Club, reports Completesports.com.

The Nigerian champions must overturn a 1-0 deficit from the first leg to seal a place in the semi-finals.

The People’s Elephant will be up against a hostile crowd at the Stade Mohamed V.

Despite the enormity of the task before him and his teammates, Olorunleke is confident they can beat their opponent.

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“We came here to achieve victory. We are ready and confident, we have spoken together,” the goalkeeper told a pre-match press conference on Wednesday night.

“We faced some difficulties and challenges before coming here,but we are a professional team and we can’t complain.

“We are here to win and qualify. We want to defeat Wydad like they did in the first leg”

The game will kick-off at 7pm Nigeria time.

By Adeboye Amosu

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  • Helius 6 months ago

    Oga go siddon na wotowoto dey wait 4 una

  • Dr. Drey 6 months ago

    The way you beat your opponents at the preliminary stage of the CAF CL and still got bundled out ehn kwa….LMAooo. Nna just collect ya $1m participation fee and return home.

    Enyimba was never supposed to be in this competition in the first place. Enyimba does not currently belong to the class of 8 of the most elite clubs on the African continent.

  • Loll with this rubbish you guys are playing? Kick and follow self better this trash and you 2-0 and 3-0on aggregate already.

  • Eyimba have been really unfortunate in this encounter.

    The first goal came before they could settle into the tie with the second coming off an unfortunate rebound that fell kindly to Wydad striker. The third was simply unexplainable as Eyimba defenders did everything possible to prevent the cross and connection for the goal.

    One has to applaud their determination to stay relevant in the game but it will take more than a miracle for them to claw their way back into the tie.

  • chuks haifa 6 months ago

    I hope they will use the participation money to buy good players from Ghana, Senegal, Ivory coast and other places. They should avoid Nigerian league players. Those are washed up players. With the way they are playing, CAF may not invite them next year.

  • Dr. Drey 6 months ago

    I will be seriously crossed with CAF if they still allow Nigeria to present 4 clubsides in continental competitions next year.

    What the hell is this brand of football Enyimba is playing….??? The supposed Champions of the Nigerian League….?? That league must really be a substandard one.

    What has Finidi been coaching in the past 2 years….?? Can anybody explain to us what style of football Enyimba is playing…??? Cos I really cant see any.

  • Seem Daniel Daga is not in the game 

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