NPFL: Lobi Stars are Title Contenders – Ezekiel


Lobi Stars defensive midfielder Tamara Ezekiel says his side’s 3-0 victory over Heartland shows the team is ambitious than ever before.

After losing their opening league game to Plateau United, Lobi have now gone a three game winning streak.


The 2018 Champions compounded the woes of Fidelis Ilechukwu and Heartland, inflicting on them a second defeat this season.


In an exclusive chat with after the game, Tamara Ezekiel said the victory is a certain title statement to their rivals.


“It was a nice game from the whole team,” the midfielder said.


“It’s very good to score 3 goals in the first half. Heartland FC is not a bad side or a push over. But we have a target and we can’t miss our target by God Grace.


“It’s every team and player’s dream to win league and play in the Caf Champions League. Like I said earlier on, Lobi Stars Family has a target and we can’t afford to miss it.”


The combative midfield maestro added that the addition of Coach Gbenga Ogunbote has lifted the team.


“Lobi Stars FC Has a bigger ambition this season and the bonus in our team is our Coach Gbenga Ogunbote.”


Tamara Ezekiel has featured in three of Lobi Stars’ four league matches this season and helped the team to second on the log.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here