Lobi Stars of Makurdi hero, Sikiru Alimi has dedicated his club’s CAF Champions League win against Gor Mahia to their fans, for travelling to Enugu to support the team at Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium.
After hitting both goals that sealed aggregate scores at 3-3 and took Lobi into the group stage on away goals rule, Alimi admitted he was truly delighted with the outcome of Saturday’s match.
Aklimi said he was happy to score the goals that qualified Lobi Stars to the group stage of the money-spinning competition among Africa’s elite clubs.
He went on to give thanks to God and the club’s fans, while also pointing out the role played by Coach Solomon Ogbeide and his technical crew in detailing the players with the right tactics for success.
Alimi, who now has three goals in the competition, stated: “All praise to God and the tactics of the coach. We also appreciate the fans for coming down to cheer us to victory.”