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ENYIMBA INT’L BEAT BAYELSA UNITED
Three first half goals Thomas Zenke and a brace from Abdulrahaman Bashir gave Enyimba Int’l of Aba a three two victory over host Bayelsa United in a keenly contested pre season friendly match at the Samson Siasia Stadium Yenagoa.
After squandering several scoring opportunity in the opening ten minuts of game by the host, Thomas Zenke broke the deadlock for People’s Elephant in the 26th minute through Ernest Governor’s low cross.
Four minutes after the opener Abdulrahaman Bashir doubles the lead for visitors before adding another to make three zero in the first half with scintillating displays from both side.
Captain Andrew Ejiogu and Dimie Pius reduced the deficit for Restoration Boys in the 65th and 75th respectively.
The Restoration Boys will next face Warri Wolves at the Warri Township Stadium in another pre season friendly match while Enyimba Int’l will now concentrate on the the Opening fixture of Nigeria Professional Football league against MFM.
Despite the defeat Head Coach of Bayelsa United Mekeme Fekete said he’s not concern about the result,Stressing that his major concern is to rearrange the team before the commencement of the Nigeria National League season.
Enyimba Technical Adviser Usman Abdallah on his part said the purpose of the friendly match is to have idea of the team he will present against Mountain Fire Miracle Ministry on Sunday.