Coach Abdul Maikaba of Rangers International FC of Enugu, says his target is to win the trophy at the ongoing third edition of Ifeanyi Ekwueme, Teco/Select Preseason Football Tournament. Supreme reports that Rangers reached the semifinals of the tournament after overcoming high flying Ingas FC of Enugu 1-0 on Saturday.
Maikaba said in Enugu on Tuesday, that the club would do all in its power to retain the trophy it won in 2020. He emphasised since he came to Rangers FC, he made it clear to the players that they would fight for the top prize in any competition they are going into. Winning trophies has been the target he set for his team and for Ekwueme pre-season football tournament, they are taking each game as it comes.
He said they have qualified from the group into the knockout stage to face a professional team, Abia Warriors FC of Umuahia at the semifinals. Going by the statistics of the pre-season so far, they topped their group with 10 points with superiors goals over other teams. Maikaba said that his team outscored all the teams in the tournament and hope the players would keep scoring in the coming games.
He said they have every chance to win the game against Abia Warriors and progress to the final. The match must produce a winner and he hoped they are going to win because, they have prepared well for it.