Rangers International F.C will kick start their 2021/2022 NPFL season with a trip to the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium, where they will engage Katsina Katsina United.
The ‘Flying Antelopes’ under a new manager, coach Abdul Maikaba have boster their squad with some interesting players, and they are one of the favorites to challenge for the title this season.
Speaking ahead of the game, Enugu, chief coach of Rangers, Mbwas Mangut said that his wards were in the best frame of mind to defend the colors of the club as the season starts with an away game in Katsina.
“We have a good blend of the new and old players which to a very large extent, will give us the balance needed for a good start to the season. With the team almost in perfect shape, regarding injuries, I believe we shall get a good result in Katsina.”
“It will be a tough match but we are prepared to give our all to return with something to cheer about,” said Mangut.
Last season, it was a 2-0 win for the Katsina side in a match day 16 fixture in Katsina courtesy of goals from Rasheed Ahmed on 15 minutes and Joseph Atule from the spot on 83 minutes while the ‘Flying Antelopes’ earned a 1-0 victory in the return leg with Elijah Ani netting the winner on 70 minutes in the match day 36 fixture in Enugu.
Meanwhile, Rangers International F.C have been granted permission to play their home matches at the F.C.I.U stadium, Nnewi.
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