NNL: WIkki Tourists FC trash EFCC FC 5- 0

Sun, Nov 19, 2023
By editor


WIKKI Tourists Football Club  of Bauchi on Saturday trashed visiting EFCC Football Club  of Abuja  5- 0 at the ongoing 2023/2024 Nigeria National League (NNL). 

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the group C match was played at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium (ATBS) Bauchi.

The first half of the match ended   gooless in spite of the pressure by the home team.

Nantaka  Bangs  opened score for  the hosts in the 60th minute of the game. 

In spite the visitors aggressive play, Owolabi Aremu added a second  in the 66th minute of the game  for WIkki Tourists FC.

Wikki Tourists captain got the third in the 82nd  minute of the game while Promise  Daramola and Kilinsher Namtaka scored the fourth and fifth goals in added time.

In a post match interview,EFCC FC Coach Adeyemi Sani said he was disappointed with the scoreline.

“We had a good performance in the first half of the game but  we failed in the second half. 

“Our team will play more games in the upcoming days ,so if we go back home we will strategise for the next match, the league is just starting,” he said.

On his part, WIkki Tourists Chief Coach Azeez Mohammed  said the match was wonderful that secured the three points in their first game in the league.

“We have started well, we will continue to improve as the league progresses because we have more matches ahead.

“We are going to look at the gray areas to make the team more  formidable,” Mohammed said.(NAN)


November 19, 2023 @ 8:35 GMT|