NPFL: Fireworks in P/Harcourt

Posted on Mar 5 2017 - 6:06am by admin

… As Rivers Utd, Rangers clash

by Paul Erewuba

Rangers and Rivers United will nowadays at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in Port Harcourt lock horns in match day 12 of the Nigeria skilled football League (NPFL).
Rivers United are anticipated to go into lately’s stumble upon with a win behind their thoughts as they have been with out a win in the ultimate five league video games and have managed to score simplest twice within the duration.
The Stanley Eguma-led aspect will be hoping for a repeat efficiency of the corresponding fixture remaining season when they dazed the excessive flying Rangers three-1 but had been  trounced four-zero by way of Rangers in the reverse encounter.
nowadays’s fit is a struggle between two Rivers State-born tacticians who’ve earned rave reviews previously few years following the exploits of their groups.
at the moment alternatively, both teams hover just above the relegation zone with Rivers United having similar factors as 17th placed Wikki vacationers whereas Rangers are a point better and sit on 14th spot.
suits involving Rangers and Rivers United are always crackers and this one shall be no different.
one in all Rivers United’s new signal on Nzube Anaezemba is already speaking tricky ahead of these days’s come upon.
“due to the fact that I joined Rivers United, everything has been superb and we’re ready for Rangers.
the previous Rising Stars of Akure prodigy also toed the line of his supervisor, Stanley Eguma via affirming they can not find the money for to take anything as a right towards Rangers these days.
“it is always a troublesome game against Rangers. I performed against them (for Rivers) at the tremendous four and i know how difficult it can be. We can not have the funds for to take anything as a right.”
In the same vein,  Daniel Etor who now plies his alternate with Rangers expects a very good game and better result than what the Flying Antelopes acquired in Port Harcourt ultimate term.
“it will be tricky indubitably because both teams are struggling slightly bit within the league but i am assured we will get a favorable result in Port Harcourt.”
In Kano, Pillars will host Enyimba in another conflict of champions at the Sani Abacha Stadium.
Pillars approach the tie brimming with confidence as they’ve been impressive in their closing four matches, with two wins and two draws.
however, comparable can’t be mentioned of Enyimba as they’ve not recorded a victory of their remaining three matches, losing two and sharing the spoils on an social gathering. additionally, they boast of just one win from their final 5 topflight encounters.


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