Ahead of the first leg clash against Diamber FC in the second round of the Confederation Cup, Nigeria’s representative Enyimba international has begun two weeks closed camping exercise in Omoku, Rivers state.
The club earlier in the week appointed former Nigeria international Finidi George as the team head coach ahead of the 2021/22 Nigeria Professional Football League season.
Enyimba are away for the first leg between October 15-17 weekend before hosting the return fixture a week later.
Diambers, co-founded by football great Patrick Vieira in 2003, are making their debut in the Confederation Cup, but their participation in the Champions League in 2014 implies a previous experience in the CAF Interclub Competitions.
Meanwhile, the management of the Plateau United FC of Jos has fixed Monday to resume training in preparation for the commencement of the 2021/2022 season of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL)
The Media Officer of the club, Mr Albert Dakup, disclosed in a statement on Saturday in Jos that the club would resume on Sept. 20.
Dakup said that players were to report at the team’s training ground at the Zaria Road stadium at 8 a.m., on the same date.
He explained that the players would be trained by the newly appointed Technical Adviser, Fidelis Elechukwu, and Chief Coach of the cub, Abdulazeez Abara.
“Both old and the newly recruited players are expected to report at the Jos international stadium to begin preparations ahead of the new season.
“Any player who fails to report on Monday will face severe disciplinary action as management will not tolerate indiscipline under any guise,” he warned