He felt the two factors ensured his team could not match the superior East African side, who took a valuable twogoal advantage home ahead of the return leg.
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Rivers United FC (RiversUnitedFC) April 24, 2023
Rivers United faces a daunting task in cancelling the Yangas 20 lead they will have to score three goals without reply to secure a semifinal spot in the CAF Confederations Cup.
The most story in Nigeria football today, it will be only the fourth time both teams have met in history.
Rivers United come into this game having lost the first leg 02 at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo earlier in the week, a game in which they failed to register a shot on target in 90 minutes.
13 Rivers United’s Agu Augustine in action during the CAF Confederation Cup 2022/23 Quarterfinal 1st Leg match against Young Africans.13
Young Africans Sports Clubwill welcome the current Nigeria Professional Football League champions,Rivers United, to the Benjamin Mkapa Stadium in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, for the quarterfinal second leg of their CAF Confederations Cup, on Sunday, April 30th.
- Both teams’ form coming into the game
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