Rivers United Technical Manager Stanley Eguma was a happy man after his side’s 2-0 victory over Plateau United at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium on Wednesday.
A brace from Chijioke Akuneto gave the Pride of Rivers a vital win and afterward, the boss spoke to the media about winning, the progress the side is making, the top scorer race, and more.
With the victory, the Pride of Rivers opened a 10-point lead ahead of Plateau United in the Nigeria Professional Football League.
Speaking after the game, Eguma heaped praises on Plateau United for pushing his team.
“It’s not over, We still need to work hard, the players have done well this season and they have to continue working hard.”
“This victory is a well-deserved win, considering the fact that Plateau United are a strong side. ”
“They gave us a good fight and the standard of play was very high.”
“It was first against the second, so the standard was higher than what we used to see. ”
“We thank Plateau United for pushing us hard. They have been on our neck, chasing us and that gave the inspiration to continue fighting.”
“But today we have differential the boys from the men and we are far ahead with the good football we have been playing.” He said.
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