Rangers International of Enugu have stated their readiness to turn the tide around in the second leg of their CAF Confederation Cup tie with Etoile du Sahel, as they expect to win the reverse fixture this Sunday.
While many observers were thinking of The Flying Antelopes going out against another Tunisian side, CS Sfaxien in the reverse fixture of an earlier draw in their second match of the series, the Enugu side disclosed that their next game is against Etoile.
With that in view, The Flying Antelopes are already talking tough ahead of the game at Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Ogui Road, Enugu, and affirmed their determined to get back on top of the table with victory at home.
Rangers added that they remain appreciative to their fans, who keep supporting them day in day out, such that all hope is still high on them reaching the knock out stage, despite Sunday’s 2-1 loss away to Etoile.
The media department of Nigeria’s Federation Cup champions rolled out a terse message laced with appreciation, courage and determination on social media, with a view that they will take Etoile to the cleaners at ‘The Cathedral’ in Enugu.
The Coal City side posted: “We thank our fans for the massive support. The ‘Battle of Sousse’ is over.
“All attention shifts from the chilly Sousse to the sunny N.A.S, ‘The Cathedral’, Enugu for the return leg scheduled for March 3, 2019. Kickoff is 14.00 hours (2.00pm). #NeverSayDie.”