Jos - Giwa FC hero Amos Gyang admitted it wasn't easy as his
side fought back to beat hard fighting Wikki Tourists 3-2 at the Rwang Pam
Stadium on Wednesday.
A brace from Gyang and a perfect penalty strike by Mohammed
Saleh ensured that the Jos Elephants maintained their continental ambitions,
but not before Sabo Idris had silenced the crowd in Jos in the 10th minute.
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“There is nothing easy in football, even less so at
professional level, and we had to work hard to turn the score line around and
get three important points,” admitted the delighted Gyang in an interview with
“When they were ahead we still had a good feeling, although
it was better we fought so hard to move to second on the ladder.
“Wikki Tourists gave a good fight, it was like war on
match-day. They were determined and paraded fit players. Glory be to God we won
“Now we can start to think about Sunday's match in Owerri
against Heartland, a team that have talented players and one that will be
difficult to overcome.
“They narrowly lost to FC IfeanyiUbah and are a side that
has some very good players. This group is very well balanced and everybody can
beat everybody else so in every game we must work as if it is the last.”
Gyang thanked his team mates for their contribution to his
brace feat on Wednesday and urged them to continue the fantastic work that they
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