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Caf Women’s Champions League: Rivers Angels wish to go away a mark – Edwin Okon

The Nigerian aspect might be taking part of their maiden African membership competitors and their handler eyes a superb outing within the North African nation

Coach Edwin Okon acknowledged that Rivers Angels might be taking part within the maiden version of the Caf Women’s Champions League with the ambition to ‘go away a mark’.

According to the draw carried out by Caf, the reigning Nigeria Women Premier League champions have been drawn to face South Africa’s Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies, ASFAR Club of Morocco and Kenya’s Vihiga Queens FC in Group B.

Unfazed by the pairing, the previous Nigerian ladies’s coach has only one ambition when hostilities start in Egypt, which is to place up a powerful exhibiting.

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“I wish to thank God for qualification to the competitors first and as for the attracts, I do not assume something is unattainable,” Okon advised Caf web site.

“As far as soccer is anxious, each group is an efficient group. Our group would possibly as effectively be a bunch of demise like you already know however one should be ready to fulfill any crew at no matter stage.

“So, I do not see any group as a bunch of demise, it’s both you put together effectively and do effectively otherwise you put together badly and do badly.

“The goal is to place up a greater outing on the continent stage and the one method we are able to obtain that is by having enough preparation.

“We do not wish to be in Egypt to make up numbers however to take part and go away a mark.”

To qualify for the eight-team championship, Rivers Angels completed as runners-up within the Wafu Zone B Women’s Champions League – dropping 3-1 to Hasaacas Ladies within the last.

Four-time African Women’s Player of the Year Perpetua Nkwocha described all of the groups in Group B as ‘good’ however sees her former crew Rivers Angels and Mamelodi Sundowns making it to the knock-out stage.

“I believe that group it’s gonna be powerful as a result of all of the groups which have certified are good groups,” the previous Sunnana SK participant disclosed.

“However, I consider in Rivers Angels as a result of I’ve seen them play in [in recent times]. I really feel Rivers Angels and Mamelodi Sundowns will come out of the group.”

The 2021 Caf Women’s Champions League takes place from November 5 to 19. June 30 Stadium and the Cairo Military Academy Stadia might be used to host the match.

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