The Chairman Rivers State House of Assembly Committee On Sports Honourable Tony Ejiogu has urged the players and officials of Rivers United to repeat the kind of as seen in their 2-0 first leg away win over Bloemfontein Celtic in South Africa on Wednesday 23rd December 2020.
Jamie Vardy's late goal helped Leicester City secure a 2-2 draw against Manchester United during their Premier League game at the King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Rivers United will depart for Bloemfontein in South Africa on Sunday 20th December for the 1st leg of their first round CAF Confederation's cup tie against Bloemfontein Celtic on Wednesday 23rd December 2020.
Rivers United on Wednesday cried out that despite fulfilling all requirements to obtain visa, the South African Embassy in Nigeria has continued to frustrate every of their efforts.
Roberto Firmino late header was all Liverpool needed to secure a 2-1 win over Jose Mourinho's Tottenham during their Premier League game at Anfield on Wednesday night.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang second half goal helped Arsenal secure a 1-1 draw against Southampton during their Premier League game at the Emirates on Wednesday night.
Wolves came from behind to secure a 2-1 win over Frank Lampard Chelsea at the Molineux Stadium during their Premier League game on Tuesday night.
Rivers United on Sunday defeated Futuro kings 2-0 on penalties during the second leg of the CAF Confederation preliminary round at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium.
Chelsea came from behind to beat Leeds United 3-1 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday night, thanks to goals from Giroud, Zouma and Pulisic.
Manchester United clinched all three points, with a 3-1 victory after a second half comeback against West Ham, with goals from Pogba, Greenwood and Rashford.