Rivers United marketing campaign in the CAF Champions League was once dropped at an finish through a rampant Al-Merriekh facet who thrashed them four-0 to dump them out on a three-4 mixture rating.
Al-Merriekh were crushed 3-zero by means of the Nigerians in Porthacourt final weekend, however they overturned the scoreline with a rampant display which left the Nigerians shell shocked.
The Stanley Eguma lead lad received off to a worst that you can imagine begin by way of conceding two targets in the opening 25 minutes of the sport, and even ended the half shedding 3-zero.
Bakri Almadina scored a primary half hattrick with the last of his three targets coming via the spot late into the primary 1/2, as Rivers United struggled to cope with the vociferous atmosphere on the stadium.
Al-Merriekh received the all essential purpose which sealed their passage to the workforce stage after the hour mark to ship the Nigerians out of the match on a four-three mixture rating.
Rivers United will now drop to the CAF Confederations Cup, CAF 2d tier championship which has already claimed Nigerian facet FC Ifeanyi Uba and Wikki tourist this season.
* Mark Stephen