CAF Club Competitions: Bayelsa United safe slim spend, Rivers United draw in opposition to Al Hilal


Two Nigerian golf equipment were in circulate on Sunday in CAF club competitions.

While Bayelsa United avid gamers were in circulate in the CAF Confederation Cup, Rivers United avid gamers were in circulate in the Champions League.

Each and each recorded various results.

In Yenogoa, NNL aspect, Bayelsa United picked a slim 1-0 victory over Tunisian club CS Sfaxien in the necessary round tie on the Samson Siasia Stadium.

The hosts scored what proved to be the decisive aim in the 59th minute of the keenly contested in finding.

Victory Beniangbe, a fabricated from Dream boys Soccer Academy, got the well-known aim for the hosts.

The Nigeria flag bearers fought laborious so as to add to their advantage nevertheless were unable to breach the Tunisians defence despite the pocket of possibilities created.

The Tunisian aspect also came shut to equalising in the closing stage of the game nevertheless Bayelsa United’s defence held on to the slim spend.

The return leg will happen next week Saturday on the Stade Taieb Mhiri in Sfax.

Enyimba World, Nigeria’s other campaigners in the Confederation Cup also won 1-0 on Saturday nevertheless it became far from home in Dakar Senegal.

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In Port Harcourt, Rivers United, Nigeria’s sole surviving crew in the Champions League had it more durable; managing unbiased appropriate a 1-1 in opposition to Sundanese club Al Hilal.

Yasil Mohamed scored for the company in the 37th earlier than an personal aim by Mohammed Saeed drew Rivers United stage.

The Backyard Metropolis would desire a extensive result next week to stay in contention in the Champions League.

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