NPFL Champions, Enyimba Int’l FC of Aba are already making Uyo City a comfortable home ground ahead of the African Football League (AFL).
The ‘People’s Elephant’ who have since dusted their booths after winning their 9th league title have begun preparations for the news season and couldn’t have begun better than registering a comfortable win over Akwa United, owners of their adopted home, Godswill Akpabio Int’l Stadium, Uyo in a pre season friendly.
3 goals from Alalibo Somiari, Joseph Atule and bullish striker, Chijioke Mbaoma was all the Aba Landlords needed to defeat their fellow NPFL campaigners 1-3 with Sadiq Rilwan getting the consolatory goal for the home side as Enyimba continued perfecting their strategies ahead of their CAF Champions League first leg, first round qualifier against Libyan side, Ahli Benghazi at away later this month.
The Finidi George tutored side have more friendlies lined up to get the team in tune and ready to have a go at the CAF Champions League in search of a third continental title and
Bayelsa United is next up for Thursday by 8am.