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Federation Cup: Rivers United Captain Predicts Victory Vs “Off-Form” Enyimba


By Adeboye Amosu: Rivers United captain Austin Festus has backed his side to end Enyimba's run in the Federation Cup, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

The Port Harcourt-based club will take on Enyimba in one of the  quarter-final fixtures on Wednesday at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Ibadan.

The centre-back told Completesportsnigeria.com they are fully ready to take on the Peoples Elephant and are firmly focused on moving into the next round.

"We are all in high spirits ahead of the game and we are certain of making it to the semi-finals," the former Bendel Insurance defender told to Completesportsnigeria.com.

"Enyimba have struggled to maintain top form this season and we hope to capitalise on that.

"Our target is to win the trophy and I don't see them stopping us from doing that."
Rivers United beat Shooting Stars in the previous round, while Enyimba stopped Julius Atete FC.

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