Nigeria representative in the CAF Confederation Cup, Enyimba Int'l, qualified for the next round in the Prestigious CAF organized Cup after a big home win in Aba, Nigeria on Sunday afternoon. Former Real Betis and Nigerian international, Findi George, kicked off it's stint as a coach on the local scene on a good note as he led the 'Peoples Elephant' to a win in Senegal against, Diambars FC.
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Two times African Champions and Nigeria's representative on the continent, Enyimba Int'l, will start off its Campaign in the CAF Confederation Cup tomorrow as they trade tackles with Senegalese side, Diambars FC. The people's elephant were exempted from the competition preliminary stages owing to their good run of form last term in the competition.
Enyimba striker Anayo Iwuala has attracted interest from six European teams, according to a report from futbolgalore.com.ng.The youngster has been impressive for the Peoples Elephant this season, helping them progressed to the knockout stage of the CAF Confederation Cup.The Aba Giant splashed the sum of £0.86m on the youngster to fade off interest from several top clubs on the continent.
Enyimba failed to get the needed result in their penultimate game in the Caf Confederation Cup group phase on Thursday night.The People's Elephant needed to avoid defeat in Benghazi to boost their chances of progressing from the group stage but they failed to get that and they are now in a precarious situation.
Two times African Champions league winner's, Enyimba Int'l, started off its Campaign in the CAF Confederation Cup on a good note as they carted away maximum points against Senegalese outfit, Diambars FC in Senegal. Enyimba's midfielder, Cyril Olisema, came through for the team as he came off the bench to put his name on the score sheet, a goal that separated the two sides at full time.
Anayo Iwuala: Eyimba set price-tag for Super Eagles star as European teams are keen on his signature
European teams are making enquiries for the service of Eyimba winger Anayo Iwuala, with the "People's Elephant" setting their asking price at €1m, according to the sources at the club.
Cyril Olisema expressed his relief after his late goal gave Enyimba a 1-0 victory over Orlando Pirates in their CAF Confederation Cup game, saying: "The ball did not want to go in."Enyimba dominated possession almost from start to finish, but Orlando Pirates Wayne Sandilands was in fine form, twice denying Orok Gabriel, while Tosin Omoyele and Anayo Iwuala also went close.
Super Eagles winger, Anayo Iwuala has declared that Enyimba's aim is to win the league, after their exit from the CAF Confederation Cup. The pacy winger spoke to the press after Enyimba's 2-1 victory over Rangers in Aba. The pacy forward was a constant threat to Rangers and he got two assists in the game.
Nigerian International, Tosin Omoyele, has tipped his side for maximum victory, against Heartland in Matchday 24 of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), scheduled to take place in Aba. After the People’s Elephant, failed to progress in the quarter final of the CAF Confederation Cup, they bounced back to winning ways, in their last league game against Wikki Tourists, with a 2-1 victory over the Bauchi-based team.
The draw for this season CAF Confederation Cup quarter-finals and semi-finals fixture has been released by the football bodies.The draw was conducted today morning at the CAF Headquarters in Egypt.CAF’s sporting Director of Competitions, Samson Adamu, assisted by Traore the Ivorian, conduct the cup draw process that revealed some thrilling encounters in the road to the final this year.
Enyimba FC of Aba have crashed out of the CAF Confederation Cup following a 1-1 draw with Pyramids of Egypt in Aba.Enyimba lost the first leg 4-1 in Egypt and needed to score three goals without conceding. Enyimba knew they had a mountain to climb and they started the attack early on in the game in search of goals.
Nigerian most successful Football Club, Enyimba of Aba will today play one of their difficult games on the continent, as they face Egyptian side, Pyramids FC, in the first leg of the 2020/21 CAF Confederation Cup quarterfinal match. The People’s Elephant, lost the first leg which was played at the 30 June Stadium, by 4-1 after scoring the first goal of the match.
The CAF Confederation Cup current game-week is surely going to be a roller-coaster of fixtures, as JS Kabiyle take on CS Xfaxien while Pyramids are set to visit Aba to face Enyimba. While the Kabiyle-Sfaxien game will be a well-fought tie between two very experienced sides, the other one might be seen as a deal rubber.
Super Eagles B forward, Tosin Omoyele has backed his team, Enyimba International for a win as they face Egyptian League top side, Pyramids FC in the quarterfinals of the CAF Confederation Cup.The People’s Elephant and Pyramids will lock horns at the the 30 June Stadium as they wrestle for the maximum three points in the first leg of the knockout phase of the second tier CAF competition which will kick off by 5pm later this evening.
Enyimba are Nigeria survivors in the CAF Confederation Cup.They face Pyramids in the quarter final.Their performance in the Nigeria Professional Football League has really been impressive.Below we look at five Enyimba players who deserve a place in the Super Eagles... 5.Cyril Olisema The former Akwa United, Gombe United and Ikorodu United Playmaker is one of the important figures in the Enyimba team.
Every player possesses the potential to turn the tide.In soccer, a single play is often the difference in a match.When Pyramids and Enyimba face off in the CAF Confederation Cup Quarter-Final first leg game, these are the six players to watch at the 30 June Air Defence Stadium on Sunday.
Enyimba's list of possible opponents in the CAF Confederation Cup round of 8 has been confirmed, following the conclusion of the competition’s group stage.The draw takes place in a matter of hours and Koyero is here with the ultimate guide.When is the draw?
Ex Nigeria goalkeeper, Dosu Joseph, has slammed Enyimba for their pedestrian performance in Sunday's 4-1 bashing by Pyramids FC, in a CAF Confederation Cup quarter-final first leg.The football administrator who kept goal for Nigeria during their triumphant campaign at 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, said the People's Elephant played like primary school pupils, blaming their woeful loss at 30 June Air Defence Stadium in Cairo on defensive blunders.
Nigeria's representative at the 2020/2021 CAF Confederation Cup, Enyimba FC of Aba have missed out on the opportunity of playing in the Semifinal of the ongoing CAF Confederation Cup. Enyimba FC of Aba were held to a 1-1 draw by Pyramids FC of Egypt in the second leg of their quarter final fixture played, on Sunday, the 23rd of May, 2021, to put aggregate score at 5 goals to 2 in favour of Pyramids FC.