Stephen Dunmoye

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai has expressed his delight over the performance of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) teams in Africa club competition this year.

“I am sincerely happy and impressed with the performance of our teams in Africa club competition this year. It is an indication of better things to come for our clubs and I know it will be for the best.” he said.

NEWSTODAYNG recalled that in the CAF Champions League, Rivers United defeated Liberian side Watanga FC 3-0 in the first leg of the qualifying game while Plateau United were held to a 2-2 by Stade Mandji of Gabon in the CAF Champions League.

Also, Kwara United mauled AS Douanes 3-0 in the CAF Confederation Cup. Remo Stars drew 1-1 away to ASFAR in a CAF Confederation Cup tie at the Stade Prince Moulay Abdella.

He however, warned against complacency and urged the clubs to get the job done in the second leg.