CAF Champions League
Plateau United went into the game leading 2-1 from the first leg played in Lagos
In the draws conducted in Cairo, Egypt, Wydad are in Group C also with 2016 winners Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa and Horoya of Guinea
Regular time ended with Zamalek winning 2-1, reversing their identical score defeat last week in Hawassa
This was despite recording a win against opponents, Tunisia’s Etoile Du Sahel, by a lone goal in Jos, Plateau State
Rohr spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria after the NPFL Match Day 12 fixture between Lagos-based MFM FC and Heartland FC of Owerri at Agege Stadium, Lagos
Two goals very early in the game gave the former African champions a valuable result, which will serve them in good stead in the second leg match on March 18
The first round return leg match will be played in Jos, with the overall winners advancing to the group stage of the competition.
Boboye made the disclosure on Wednesday in Jos in an interview with newsmen ahead of their away match slated for Tuesday against Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia
MFM pipped visiting Real Bamako of Mali 1-0 in Lagos to progress on a 2-1 aggregate score
NAN reports that MFM, debutant in the prestigious CAF Champions League, had secured a hard-fought 1-1 draw against AS Real Bamako at the Stade Modibo Keita in Bamako in the first leg.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that MFM FC secured a hard-fought 1-1 draw with AS Real Bamako at the Stade Modibo Keita Stadium in Bamako.
The Promise Keepers relentlessly raided the visitors’ area, restricting them in their own half but missed several scoring chances before the visitors stunned the home fans by scoring first.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that MFM take on hosts, Malian outfit, Real Bamako in one of the CAF Champions League preliminary round, first leg fixture at the Stade Modibo Keïta on Sunday.
With Nigeria in disarray and the final long over as a contest, the previously little known striker completed his record-extending goal haul by firing into the net from close range
Bolaji Yusuf, the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Facility and Infrastructure, gave the assurance at an interactive session with newsmen during facility tour of the stadium.