Enyimba, defeats Al-Ittihad of Libya 2-0 in CAF Confederation Cup match
Written by News Room on December 6, 2021
Nigeria Professional Football League club, Enyimba, defeated Al-Ittihad of Libya 2-0 in a CAF Confederation Cup match played on Sunday.
Enyimba, commonly referred to as the Peoples’ Elephant, took the lead in the 21st minute after Sadiq Abubakar connected neatly to a cross from Yakubu Bilal.
A few minutes later, Victor Mbaoma, made it 2-0 for Enyimba, and the win took the George Finidi-led side a step closer to the group stage of the competition.
Before Sunday’s match, Enyimba were unbeaten in eight games just as the Libyan team was in impressive form, losing only one of their last ten matches.