The Nigerian champions lost two goals in Algeria on Sunday and failed to consolidate their first leg advantage.
After winning 2-0 on Sunday, Algeria’s French Ligue 1 champion Beru Izdad eliminated Nigeria’s professional football league champions Akwa United from the Coffee Champions League.
Belouizdadis showed resilience and was able to reverse the single-goal deficit suffered in Nigeria a week ago, scoring two goals at Omar Hamadi Stadium.
Akwa United tried to resist the host’s threat. Both teams failed to score in the first 45 minutes, but Hicham Khalfallah’s effort broke the deadlock in Algiers in the 72nd minute. Chemseddine Nessakh’s 84th minute goal secured the next goal. Round of admission tickets.
A week ago, the Algerian champions suffered a belated blow at Godswill Akpabio Stadium after Ubang scored a goal in the 88th minute on Friday to help Akwa United win 1-0.
After the comeback victory, Belouizdad is now dating ASEC Mimosas in the second round of preliminaries after the Ivorian Giants defeated Senegal’s Teungueth 2-0.
Despite the elimination of Akwa United, after Rivers United defeated the African youth team in Tanzania on Sunday, Nigeria still brags about its representation in Kraft’s top club competition.
After gaining a key away advantage with a score of 1-0 last weekend, Stanley Eguma’s team waited until Uche Onuwasonaya broke the deadlock at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in the 82nd minute.
The Pride of the Rivers will now lock the corner with Sudan’s Al Hilal, who attracted Ethiopia’s Fasir Kenema 3-3, but they have made progress in away goals.
The next round of the UEFA Champions League is scheduled to be held from October 15th to 17th, while the second round will be held from October 22nd to 24th.
“We beat them and everyone thought it was a push, but it was clear that they were a very strong team,” Jiang Guma said Afternoon news.
“But after the away game, I know that the second leg will be very difficult, which is why we came back here to reformulate our strategy.
“Our initial plan in the first half did not work, so we had to change our strategy in the second half when we found that their offense was more offensive.
“Before we can break through their defense and score the only goal in the 82nd minute, we must grab the ball from them and have more possession of the ball,”