CAF: Gutsy Akwa United Arrive In Lagos From Gambia

By Abayomi Johnson

One of two Nigeria’s representatives in the CAF Confederation Cup, Akwa United FC, on Saturday arrived in Lagos from Gambia here they defeated Hawks FC 2-0 in a Preliminary round, second leg tie on Wednesday.

The Aiteo Cup champions’ Nigeria Professional Football League matchday 10 fixture against Heartland has been postponed.

The Promise Keepers secured the plausible victory in Banjul after losing the first leg 1-2 in Uyo and progress 3-2 on aggregate to the First Round.