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Mainland Metro News | CAF Confederation Cup: It’s not over yet, Tanimu tells Bendel Insurance teammates | All the news you need...

After playing a 2-2 draw against visiting RS Berkane in the first leg second round tie of the CAF Confederation Cup, Bendel Insurance defender, Benjamin Tanimu has told his teammates not rule themselves out of a good outing in the reverse fixture.
Bendel Insurance travel to Berkane, Morocco for the second leg on September 29 and they need to take victory by all means to stay in the competition.
Speaking on the task ahead Tanimu posted on his instagram handle. ” “We need to believe in ourselves ahead of the return leg.
“With determination, we can progress to the group stage of the competition.”
Bendel Insurance in the first round play offs, over came ASO Chelf of Algeria via a penalty shootout and perhaps they are looking to ride their luck in Morocco once more.
Meanwhile Nigeria’s other team in the contest, Rivers United have their destiny in their own hands after playing a 0-0 draw away against Etoile Filante of Burkina Faso in their first leg.
Rivers United coach Stanley Eguma said there is everything to play in the second leg
“It’s a game of football, the fans are very important, we need them,” Egunma told the club’s media.
“This is the time we need them most, the fans need to awaken the players from their comfort zone to achieve the needed victory.
“The team needs to rise up to the occasion so as to get the needed results to make the fans happy.”

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