Lagos - Coach Gabriel Umunna of Nembe City FC on Monday said
though his team had suffered a string of defeats, he was hopeful they would
advance on the league table.
Umunna expressed the hope in an interview with the News
Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on his team's 3-0 loss to Enyimba FC in a Week 15 Glo
Premier League match played on Sunday at the Enyimba Stadium in Aba.
The coach said they lost to Enyimba because the Aba side
“Of course, that is why we are still in the league; we are
optimistic and still hopeful of moving away from our losses to getting a better
“We will certainly move on and achieve results. We hope to
move forward on the league table. We have many matches to play. We do not
expect to lose many of our matches, we will win most of them,” Umunna said.
Mfon Udoh, who scored two goals for Enyimba in the match,
said he hoped to take Enyimba once again to the CAF Champions League.
Udoh said that he had been able to score six goals in the
premier league for Enyimba this season.
Bashir Abdulrahman scored the first goal for
Enyimba in the first minute of the match, while Udoh scored the last two in the
26th and the 53rd minutes.
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