Coach Imama Amapakabo has boasted that the Enyimba International FC of Aba sees no threat in their 2013 Federation Cup quarter-final opponents, Nasarawa United.
Ahead of Wednesday 2013 Federation cup quarter final encounter between Enyimba Int’l and Nasarawa United in Abeokuta, Enyimba coach Amapakabo has told SavidNews that he expects nothing short of victory from the Aba’s Peoples Elephant.
“We are prepared for the encounter – we holding no fears at all playing them (Nasarawa United) after ended the better side in last two league meetings, we picked a point against in front of their home fans.
“I think we are getting better by every game -have more solid playing understanding even than when we met them (Nasarawa United) few weeks ago and aware of what they could bring to table tomorrow.”
Amapakabo however insisted his side will not underrate the Solid Miners of Nasarawa as “every team that reached this stage has shown quality and character expected of a team, so won’t downgrade them but expect a tough tie.” Imama said.
The two-time continental champions and six domestic league winners are unbeaten in their last seven in all competition.
Enyimba were in two of the last three finals but failed to lift the coveted trophy in 2010 and 2011 against Kaduna United 3-2 on penalties after 3-3 draw at fulltime and 0-1 loss to back-to-back defending champions, Heartland respectively.