Port Harcourt - Technical manager of Rivers United FC,
Stanley Eguma says Wikki Tourists will beat his charges unless they play with
belief in this weekend’s big game in the Nigeria Professional Football League
Rivers United have only amassed seven points on their
travels all season and have failed to score in their last nine games on the
Eguma knows his charges must produce a big performance against
a powerful Wikki side who are almost peerless at home.
“I cannot predict the outcome of matches before they are
played. I rather work towards (getting a positive result from) the game.” Eguma
said in a press release from media officer Sammy Wejinya.
“I recall that when we got our first away win of the season
(against Warri Wolves in Warri on May 8), no one expected it.
“I can’t predict what will happen in Bauchi.
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“I agree that Wikki Tourists is a good side but it is
possible that they can fall in Bauchi and that is what we are plotting for.
“We have had a week to prepare for the game and we will go
to Bauchi to give a good account of ourselves because we know the importance of
“We know what that game will do for our title ambitions so
we are not going there for (tourism).
“The fans should know that Rivers United will be giving her
best in that game and who knows, we may be coming back with a win.”
Rivers United is currently in first place on the NPFL
standings with 56 points from 33 matches.
that Ivoirian marksman, Guy Kuemian Venance has voiced his sentiments over
claiming an unlikely Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title with
Rivers United this season.For
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