After a disappointing 1-0 loss to Niger Tornadoes in their NPFL season opener in Kaduna, Rivers United is determined to bounce back and secure all three points when in-form Remo Stars.
The Port Harcourt team will be hosting the SkyBlue Stars to the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium on Thursday in a rescheduled Nigeria Premier Football League matchday One fixture, Footballrover reports
On the other hand, Remo Stars will be coming into this clash on the back of an impressive 2-1 victory over bitter rivals Rangers International F.C of Enugu, adding extra anticipation to the match.
The Stanley Eguma side view this fixture as a chance to secure all three points and regain their footing in the league.
Things to watch out for:
– The battle between the two coaches, Stanley Eguma and Gbenga Ogunbote, will be one to watch. Both coaches are highly experienced and have a good track record of success.
– The performance of the star players on both teams will be crucial to the outcome of the match.
– Rivers United will be looking to improve on their attacking output, while Remo Stars will be looking to continue their good form.
– The match is expected to be a close encounter, with both teams evenly matched. Rivers United will have the home advantage, but Remo Stars will be looking to build on their momentum.
Rivers United 2-1 Remo Stars
Fans can follow live text coverage of both matches on the official social media platforms of Rivers United, including Facebook (Rivers United F.C.) and Twitter (@RiversUnitedFC).
After each game, extended video highlights will also be available for fans to relive the action.
Don’t miss this exciting NPFL showdown at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium as Rivers United seeks redemption.