Enyimba, Warri Wolves, Nasarawa United Step Up Continental Titles Chase - Nigerian sides will hope to make big impact in both the CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup on Sunday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Two - time African champions, Enyimba will welcome Burundian outfit, Vital'0 to their makeshift home ground, the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Port Harcourt on Sunday. CAF Champions League: Warri Wolves Walkover Praia Crux; Face Al Merrikh - Nigeria Premier League side, Warri Wolves have qualified for the First Round of the CAF Champions League following the withdrawal of Sporting Paraia Cruz of Sao Tome and Principe,
A top official of Warri Wolves informed Completesportsnigeria.com accordingly following a a message from Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) about the failure of Praia Cruz to honour today's (Sunday) Champions League fixture which was scheduled to take place at the Warri City Stadium. Vipers Coach, Nsimbe : Enyimba Will Be Difficult To Beat In Nigeria - Vipers Sports Club coach, George 'Best' Nsimbe, has declared that there is still much to play for despite his side's 1-0 win against Enyimba in the first leg of the CAF Champions League preliminary round tie on Friday, reports
Nsimbe reckoned the Ugandan champions must double their effort in the second leg if they are to complete the upset against the two-time African champions. CAF Champions League: Warri Wolves Report Praia To CAF - Warri Wolves officials have informed Completesportsnigeria.com that they have sent a letter to the Confederation of African Football after players and officials of Praia Cruz of Sao Tome and Principe failed to arrive Nigeria as expected on Friday for Sunday's CAF Champions League fixture.
The match is scheduled to take place at the Warri City Stadium.
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