Enyimba Chief sees Positives Despite to Al Ahly Benghazi


Despite the disappointing 4-3 defeat to Libya’s Al Ahly Benghazi in the CAF Champions League preliminary round, first-leg fixture, Enyimba chairman, Nwankwo Kanu remains optimistic.

Enyimba showed resilience throughout the thrilling contest with goals from Chijioke Mbaoma, Eze Ekwutoziam, and Murphy Ndukwu demonstrated ‘s offensive prowess.


Although the match seemed to be heading towards a well-earned draw, Hamadi Gadallah’s late winner secured the victory for the home team.

Despite this outcome, Kanu recognized and applauded the players, highlighting their commitment and dedication on the field.

“Our boys gave their all on the pitch today,” he told the club’s official website.

“They faced a formidable team and fought with determination and heart. The result might not have gone our way, but what matters is the effort and resilience shown by the boys.

“They did well and I commend them,” Nwankwo stated.

The People’s Elephant would look to turn the game on its head in the reverse fixture in Aba, on their home ground.


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