The pride of Benue Lobi Stars has become the fifth Nigerian club go past the first group of the CAF Champions League in 10 years.
Going into the next round of the group stage in the CAF Champions League, the Ortom boys are tasked with carry the heavy weight of a nation long denied glory in that elite competition and indeed in all continental club competitions.
Speaking exclusively is the vice chairman of Lobi stars Mike Idoko.
Our profound gratitude goes to God for bringing us thus this far in the CAF Champions League .
A new page is about to begin for the team in the CAF Champions League as the draws have being concluded and we know know what we are up against.
We have being able to get over the first set of the hurdles and we are glad that has been settled.
The technical crew have identified the critical holes to be plugged in the team and that can better our output in this next group stage.
We are going to do a lot before the kick-off of the group stage including registering four new players.
We have got the maximum input of the technical crew in place and we are working on ensuring that we get the right acquisitions needed to make the team more formidable and fortified ahead of the big task.
The seasoned administrator concluded by saying we are not terrified by the past glory of our opponents , rather we are strongly optimistic that we are going to scale through the group stage.
Lobi Stars of Markudi will start the group stage by hosting Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa in Nigeria .