Dare Ojo Upbeat For Lobi Stars In South Africa


Lobi Stars of Makurdi midfielder, Dare Ojo has declared that his team will get a decent result this weekend in the CAF Champions League, as he predicts they will not lose to Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa.


Although the Middle Belt side are playing away and go out against the group’s top team, Ojo, who also starred some years back in same elite clubs’ competition with Enyimba of Aba, says they are up to the task.

Ojo spoke as Lobi Stars traveled to South Africa through Kigali, Rwanda for Saturday’s Group B clash at Lucas Moripe Stadium Pretoria, where the team of 18 players will have their only training session on Friday.

He recounted that Lobi Stars drew goalless away to Wydad Casablanca of Morocco in their last match, and says they are determined to prove their doubters wrong with a better results against The Brazilians.


“It is going to be a difficult game but we are ready. The most important thing is for us to believe in ourselves and give our best on the pitch. .
“We did well in the last game in the competition against Wydad Casablanca which we drew 0-0.
“So, getting a positive result against Mamelodi Sundowns is within our reach. Hopefully, we will come out victorious,” Ojo concluded.


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