This post was written while sitting on a toilet seat. Why is that necessary? I don't know. Maybe just a bid to write out something different. But you probably won't get such an intro any day else. Does it make any difference? Dunno. This is a blog. Not a newspaper. Not the bestselling novel I'm … Continue reading J Atete 0-5 Enyimba: Aiteo Cup hurdle cleared, midweek in view
Good morning All. So yesterday we continued our mad Aiteo fixtures with a 1-1 draw with Plateau United. The Jos team had scored first and held on till the break. But just into the second half, our boys retorted. Striker Sunday Adetunji fetched us the equalizer. It ended 1-1. It has been an interesting start … Continue reading Plateau 1-1 Enyimba: Another Adetunji show
No, this is not a blog about a certain former US President who likes to sit amidst flowers. Let's get that out of the way. This is a quick one about the rollercoaster of emotions that comes with being a football fan. Whatever club you follow, you will agree that hope is the commodity that … Continue reading Corner-kick: CAFCC, The Audacity of Hope
Good morning Guys. So despite our wailing and complaints on the blog yesterday, we still are gonna play 4 games in 6 days. Let's be honest, our complaints came a little too late. If we had any plans to protest, it would have happened long before we traveled to Gombe. So what was yesterday's blog … Continue reading Enyimba 1-0 Katsina United.
Good morning All, So yesterday we saw the Aiteo Cup schedules for Enyimba. Of course there have been Groups like we mentioned here on the blog last week. There are centers in Aba, Lagos, Gombe and Kano. And like we said last time, ours is Gombe. The scheduling we saw yesterday had us playing today … Continue reading Enyimba Aiteo Cup fixtures: WRONG WRONG DECISION
Good morning All! We still basking in the euphoria of Sunday's thumping win. You can watch those goals again here - you'll never get tired of seeing them especially if you're a real fan of the club. Which was my favorite of all five goals? I'll need to go watch them again to answer that. … Continue reading Well worth the wait…!
Good morning Guys. There was a period in that game yesterday when five or six Rayon Sport players were dancing on the touchline. They had just done the impossible - they had just scored against Afelokhai. They had just gotten that away goal they needed to secure this tie. They should have waited. They should … Continue reading Enyimba 5-1 Rayon Sport: A day it all went according to plan
Good morning Guys! How do I write this match preview? I have no idea. But have I written an Enyimba quarterfinal match preview on this blog before? To be honest guys, I don't know what to write. Thankfully my friend Kunle Fayiga NOM (lol) had already got something done. So how about copying and pasting … Continue reading Let’s make some history: Enyimba v Rayon Sport
Sunday's game can't come soon enough. And expectedly, everything on the blog right now should be thoughts on "our most important game" of the season. I know we've used that line before but as we progress in this competition, every next game becomes "our most important game" of the season. So in response to Thursday's … Continue reading Enyimba v Rayon Sport: Reactions
Good morning All. The Groups for the Aiteo Cup has been released with Enyimba among the quartet in Group A. The Group A venue is the Patani Stadium in Gombe State and the other teams that make up the Group include Plateau United, Katsina United and lower league side, J Atete. The LMC tweeted yesterday, … Continue reading Aiteo Cup Group draws.