MFM FC of Lagos beats visiting MC Alger of Algeria 2-1 on Wednesday in the first leg tie of their CAF Champions League first-round pairing.
Naija News gathered that Chijioke Akuneto came through for the home team with his wonderful finish from the penalty spot in the 36th minute of the game.
visiting MC Alger got back into the game in the 49th minute with Abdul-Aziz Amma‘s goal.
Monsuru Bashiru, however, secured victory for the home side at the 87th minute of the game.
speaking After the match MFM FC’s coach Fidelis Ilechukwu said it was possible for his team to turn things around and repeat this same feet in Algeria.
“I know that it is going to be difficult in Algiers, but in football everything is possible. We have everything to qualify in Algeria.
“They are a tactical side and we have advantage as well. In Algers, two things will happen, MFM will go all out against them for a win or we lose and come back here preparing again.