Victor Mbaoma came off the bench to seal an important 1-0 win for Enyimba in the first-leg of their CAF Champions League preliminary round fixture against Rahimo FC.
Mbaoma was a second half substitute, coming on for the new signing Tosin Omoyele on the hour mark, and sixteen minutes later he was wheeling away from the Rahimo goal area third in celebration.
The striker’s header from Iwuala’s corner hit the woodwork and went in
Huge impact from the sub#RFCEFC
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— Enyimba FC (@EnyimbaFC) November 29, 2020
Enyimba returned to the Stade Wobi, Bobo-Dioulasso almost a year after their first ever game against the Burkina Faso side.
The Two times Champions League winner lost 1-0 that reverse fixture before securing a resounding 5-0 victory at the Enyimba Stadium.
Fatai Osho’s men will return home with a 1-0 advantage from Sunday’s game hoping to go through to the first round of tournament when the host Rahimo on December 4.