Coach Deji Ayeni is relieved after Akwa United finally registered their first three points of the 2022-2023 NPFL season.
The Promise Keepers started their campaign with with a home defeat to Insurance of Benin and then away draw at Enyimba was followed.
The team however defeated Nasarawa United 3-0 at the New Jos Stadium, to banish the agony of the five points dropped.
“It’s a great result for us. The league has gotten to a stage where if you are psychologically, mentally and physically alert, you can go and get your points anywhere.
“Bendel Insurance came to our backyard and shocked us 2-0, and there and then, we decided to bring ourselves together and started getting our points on the road.
“I take positive from the officiating today. Though sometimes you play badly and win, and other times you play well and lose, but the most important thing is for you to win.” He said.
Ayeni added that, the best is yet to come from his team.
“If the league can go this way, I bet you, we are going to get better.
“We have a target given to us by the owners of the team to get a continental ticket, and I believe we can achieve it.” He concluded.
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