Defender Ifeanyi Anaemena said his team is not down following their 1-2 loss to Futuro Kings on Saturday, adding, ‘We are going to have a better result in the second leg.’
Rivers United must overturn there 1-2 loss if the must advance to the first round of the CAF Confederations Cup.
Ifeanyi Anaemena acknowledged his teammates are disappointed but they have what it takes to overturn it in the second leg.
“We are not actually down. The game 1-2 and if we can win 1-0 or 2-0 we are going to qualify. So it’s a matter for us to psych ourselves, motivate ourselves, go home and make sure that we get a positive result that will overturn this result that we have here. So we have not lost hope, we are going to get a better result.”
Rivers United is host Futuro Kings in the second leg on Sunday December 6.