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Enyimba FC zoom to semi final of CAF Confed Cup

Nigeria’s lone representative in the African Club championship, Enyimba Football club of Aba this evening qualified for the semi finals of the CAF Confederation Cup, when the two-time winners of the CAF Champions League defeated Rwandan team Rayon FC.

Enyimba scored the first goal in the 12th minute of play by Stanley Dimgba.

The visitor scored the equalizer in the 25th minute through Caleb Bimenyimana, while a solo effort by U-20 captain Ikouwen Udoh in the 29th restored hope for Enyimba and put them back in the lead.

Former Abia Warriors talisman Sunday Adetunji put the game behind the visitor scoring the third goal of the match as at  47th minutes of play, he almost got a brace three minutes later but the new Super Eagles player was profligate in front of goal .

Former Warri wolves winger Joseph Osadiaye free kick at 58 minutes was deflected inside the nets to send the fans into fits of hysteria in fronts of the his excellency  Governor okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State .

Isiaka oladuntoye  made it a 5-1 scoreline as he found the back of the net with the ball at the 76 minutes of wonderful play.

With this victory Enyimba are now in the semi final of the CAF Confederation cup to play against former champion of he tournaments Raja Casablanca of Morocco.

Enyimba will be in full preparations for the next phase of the competition as the CAF Confederation cup semi final will be coming up  against either CARA Brazzaville or Raja Casablanca   by October 2nd and the  return leg on October 23.

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