Despite losing their first leg of the first leg of their preliminary round of the CAF Champions League tie at home to Simba FC of Tanzania in Jos, Plateau United new signing Abdulrahman Bashir believes his team will turn the table around come next week in Dar-es-Salaam
Speaking with enthusiasm and belief, he categorically said Plateau United will turn the table around with more goals and a convincing victory over the Simba SC team.
” As I said before, it has been my dream to play for Plateau United, I am happy and believe in the coach. We will surely turn the table around with convincing victory mark my words” .
Plateau United rattled the crossbar on more than one occasion in the first half of the game before a 54th-minute strike from Clatous Chama made sure Plateau United will be needing to win in Dar-es-Salaam to stand any chance of advancing to the next round.
The former Enyimba FC striker was not happy with the result of the game apologized to the Plateau United fans on the outcome of the game and promised the team will surely bounce back.
“Simba came to Nigeria and got a win, we will also travel to Tanzania to show the world that we are capable of winning anywhere, he assured.”
The Peace Boys will face Simba SC in the return leg on Saturday at the National Stadium Dar-es-Salaam by 2 pm local time.