Good morning Guys, So our Champions League campaign is ended. Just in case you're the only one in Israel who hasn't heard, we couldn't get the result we needed in Egypt and thus we are knocked out following a 1-0 defeat. @TheOddSolace won the bid to write today's blog and his thoughts are below. - … Continue reading CAF Champions League: Knocked down and Out, Zamalek 1-0 Enyimba
Good morning everyone. Our attempt to reawaken our Champions League campaign went bad last night. In a cold night in Pretoria, we just couldn't get the sort of result that could put us back into serious contention. Our opponents, the Brazilians triumphing over us 2-1. Match Day One's defeat put an extra pressure on the … Continue reading Sundowns 2-1 Enyimba: Now hanging by the thread
Good morning Everyone. The fantastic @FisayoDairo pens a match preview for the big one tonight. Below. - The People's Elephant face a tricky test against South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns tonight in Pretoria, a game that has been made more difficult by Entente Setif's expulsion from the Champions League - anything short of a result … Continue reading Match Preview: Mamelodi Sundowns vs Enyimba
Good morning Guys, We are nearly there, we play Mamelodi Sundowns tomorrow. The 19 players as well as the management all arrived Pretoria yesterday and before we say anything else, let's give you the list of the full Continent. Afelokhai, Ocheje, Akas, Ojo, Uwadiegwu, Udoji, Anyanwu, Thankgod, Kester, Ibenegbu, Aliyu, Mfon, Abalogu, Osadiaye, Anaezemba, Etor, … Continue reading CAF Champions League: A look from the other side
Good morning Enyimbalites, It was just a few minutes to 11pm when the first wave of the news surged through. One of my contacts on Twitter who first mentioned it said it was likely and when I quizzed him further, he threw some light on the situation and implications. We agreed to wait and watch … Continue reading CAF Champions League lifeline for Enyimba.
Good morning everyone. I couldn't resist sharing this. It's @TheOddSolace's post match thoughts from the Enyimba vs Zamalek game. - The transience of form has been peddled as fact to the point of cliche. It may be whimsical and temporary, but class is permanent; Samson lost his locks, and strength, in a moment of negligence, … Continue reading One more look at the Zamalek debacle.
Two-time champions, Enyimba International will on Sunday look to get their Caf Champions’ League group stage campaign off to a flyer when they face Egyptian club, Zamalek in the opening game of Group B. Enyimba reached this stage of the competition by the skin of their teeth after going through the harrowing experience of penalty … Continue reading Match preview: Enyimba versus Zamalek
Good morning Everyone. Hurray!!! Zamalek is in town and on Sunday, we go head to head with them in our first clash of the 2016 CAF Champions League Group Stages. Well expectedly, what has populated the cyberspace is how they allegedly refused to take the buses we arranged for them. It appeared that they made … Continue reading CAFCL: What the fuss about a bus.
Good morning Buddies, The dust of the CAF Champions League draws is gradually settling and we are reexamining our readiness. It is not surprising that primary on the lips of every Enyimba fan is the need that we returned home. All over social media, more and more Enyimba fans are making their feelings heard and … Continue reading Looking over the fence and returning home
Good morning Big Boys, The much awaited draws came yesterday and evidently everyone of you must have heard that we were pitted with Zamalek, ES Setif and Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa in the Group B. The initial reaction was that ours is a very tough group but a look at the other group and … Continue reading Hello Zamalek, Hello ES Setif, Hello Sundowns