Heartland coach Fidelis Ilechukwu says he is expecting a very difficult game from his former team MFM FC on Sunday.
The Naze Millionaires will host the Olukoya Boys at the Dan Ayiam Stadium for the week 29 fixture of the Nigeria professional football league.
The first meeting between the two side at the Soccer Temple in Agege ended 1-0 in the favor of Heartland FC, but Ilechukwu is convinced his former side will be coming for their pound of flesh.
“It’s going to be a very difficult game, because MFM FC are good side and they are on a good run well.”
“We won the first game in Lagos, we know they will be coming for revenge and we have to be at our best. ” He told media ahead of the game.
Ilechukwu worked with MFM FC for 12 years, before leaving for Heartland FC two seasons ago and some fan believes, he will be motivated to do a double over his former side.
In his response, he the former National U-23 assistant coach, said he’s only motivated to get three points for his fans.
“The game is very important to us and it’s not just because they are my former team, and so I understand we have to win”.
“We are ready for them and I hope we get all the three points for our fans .” he said.
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