By Adeboye Amosu:
Akwa United coach, Zachary Baraje, is relieved to see his side pick a vital win against Nasarawa United in Friday night’s Glo Premier League week 31 fixture, completesportsnigeria.com can report.
Two breathtaking goals one in each half by Aniekpeno Udoh and Yusuf Adio reinforced the Promise Keepers’ survival bid as they beat hard-fighting Nasarawa United 2-0 at the newly rechristened Godswill Akpabio International Stadium.
The former Enyimba coach informed completesportsnigeria.com that he is delighted with the win and hopes his side can keep the momentum going in subsequent games.
“It was a massive win for us,” he told completesportsnigeria.com.
“We knew before the game that we couldn’t afford to lose or draw and we gave our all to achieve the best result.
“It’s an important step in our fight to escape the drop and we hope to improve in our subsequent games.”
The Uyo-based outfit now sit in the 14th position on the log with 37 points from 31 matches.