Baraje de­clares Uyo no go area for clubs

Daily Trust - - SPORT - By Mike Oboh @obo­h_mike

Akwa United Football Club coach, Zakari Baraje has told clubs in the Nige­ria Premier League hop­ing to pick points at the Nest of Cham­pi­ons sta­dium in Uyo to for­get about it as the league comes to a

close.

Baraje, who spoke in Ilorin shortly af­ter his team’s 1-2 loss to Kwara United in their week 32 cracker, said his club can­not af­ford to drop any point in the sta­dium which he de­scribed as a ‘no go area’ for away teams.

“The Nest of Cham­pi­ons sta­dium is our fortress, I don’t see any team go­ing there to pick any point from us at this pe­riod, we are pray­ing for a good fin­ish in the league this sea­son and with our re­main­ing home matches I don’t see the pos­si­bil­ity of our drop­ping any point in front of our home crowd.

“Start­ing this week­end, FC Ifeany­i­Ubah will get the taste of our de­feat as well as the other teams that will be vis­it­ing for our re­main­ing home games.”

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