Enyimba ahead, Dayo Ojo, says they are going to apply a critical strategy once they battle Pyramids FC within the quarter-finals of the CAF Confederation Cup.
Two-time African champions Enyimba have been drawn in opposition to the Egyptians throughout a draw ceremony performed by CAF’s Director of Competitions, Samson Adamu, and Ivoirian legend Abdoulaye Traore in Cairo.
The primary leg tie of their final eight conflict comes up Might 16 in Egypt, with the reverse fixture billed for Might 23 in Aba.
Reacting to the attract an interview with Saturday PUNCH, Ojo, 26, mentioned, “There aren’t any small groups in soccer, we noticed what occurred in our final recreation in opposition to (Orlando) Pirates. It was not a straightforward recreation however we thank God we scale by means of.
“Enjoying in opposition to Pyramids received’t be any completely different as a result of they’ve what it takes, they’ve the whole lot a soccer staff can consider. However we consider in ourselves and we’re going to strategy the sport with numerous seriousness and see what occurs subsequent.”
Ojo added, “We weren’t stunned by the draw as a result of we knew beforehand that we might be taking part in both Pyramids, Coton Sport or CS Sfaxien; we’re prepared. We have been really open for a match-up in opposition to Coton Sport or CS Sfaxien. We motivated ourselves and hoped for a staff that we may simply eradicate, however with Pyramids, we’re going to apply a critical strategy.”
Enyimba have been poor on the street, dropping all their three group video games away from house, however Ojo is hopeful that may change within the knockout stage of the competitors.
“It’s not that we aren’t good away from house, however it’s the means we journey at instances that have an effect on our performances. By the point we get to the place we need to play, the fatigue is obvious, however thank God the Abia State Authorities is working to enhance on that.
“The final recreation we performed away from house, although we misplaced, we performed very properly as a result of we travelled by chartered flight. If now we have sufficient relaxation and we journey comfortably, I’m positive we are going to get the consequence.”
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