Enyimba International attacking midfielder Stanley Dimgba said it has not been easy with his club in the ongoing CAF Confederation tournament. Despite his last hat trick scored against Algeria’s Paradou AC in a 4-1 win in the Match Day 4 encounter in Aba. He told CAFONLINE.COM how desperate and prepared they are to win their last game against SAN PEDRO in Ivory Coast on Sunday.
Question:. Introduce your self, club and position you play.
Answer: My name is Stanley Dimgba. Am an attacking midfield with Enyimba International Football club of Aba and I can play from both left and right.
Question: So far how would you rate Enyimba FC performance in the ongoing CAF Confederation?
Answer: So far our performance in the ongoing CAF Confederation cup is not that bad because we are still in the competition while so any teams were knocked out in the beginning of the tournament. I strongly believe we are going to make it to the next stage. Alot is expected from us and hopefully we will disappoint.
Question: would you say that your team is still struggling in the tournament?
Answer: Yes, We are struggling in the domestic league because we all focused on the Continental games and that is effecting our league games but I think we are doing well in the confederation cup.
Question: You need winning or draw against San Pedro in Abidjan to qualify to the knock-out stage, do you see Enyimba achieving that?
Answer: We are going there to win not to draw and I so much believe that we are going to achieve that by day grace of God. It is true we played draw against a Moroccoian side at home but that does not mean with cannot perform wonders away. The most important thing for us now is to concentrate on the task ahead because we need this last game to remain in the competition.
Question: What game would you rate tough or toughest in your CAF Confederation group games?
Answer: I will say against Hassan agadir because they are too good to break both at home and away. They have a very good team starting from their tactical coaching crew to the players. They play with over confidence.
Question: What you would say that keep Enyimba going so far both in the domestic league and CAF competition every year?
Answer: Hummmm, What Keep us going is our commitment and sacrifice to the team. Enyimba is a big team in Nigeria and in the continent. Having won CAF tournament three times and also continue participating every season shows that we are good in what we are doing.
For this week tie against San Pedro in Abidjan, we been in camp since 2 weeks in order to achieve our goals so we are sacrificing alot and God will grate us success at the end.
Question: Any hope of Enyimba making another history in the CAF tournament after so many years?
Answer: We are working hard together to make sure we achieve that which is to lift the trophy. Yes we may be slow and struggling at the moment but I know we will get there. Our fans have not writing us off because there still hope for us in the tournament.
Thank you .