Omaka: Enyimba ready for Orlando Pirates


Enyimba midfielder, Anthony Omaka has asserted that the People’s Elephant would be firing on all cylinders when they trade tackles with Orlando Pirates of South Africa in a Group A CAF Confederation Cup tie tomorrow.

Omaka noted that the players will do their best to ensure that they are not under intense pressure knowing that they must win to book their passage to the last eight of the competition.

“We are very prepared and we are good to go for the game. We know very well that the outcome of this game will determine whether we qualify for the next round or not,” Omaka stated in an interview monitored by

“We know that Orlando Pirates are a very good side and that they shall give us a very good fight.”

The midfielder also waved off the proposition that Enyimba may be at a disadvantageous position before the time fixed for the game by CAF.

“There is no pressure on us at all. There is no difference when the game is played whether in the morning, afternoon, or at night.

“It is the same ground and I believe that our home spirit will lead us to victory,” he concluded.


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