Nigeria’s sole representative in this season’s CAF Confederation Cup, Enyimba FC of Aba, was yesterday outclassed 3-0 in a Group C match by CARA of Congo Brazzaville.
The match which held in Brazzaville was a big home win that has now catapulted CARA to the top of the group as they have scored more goals than erstwhile leaders Enyimba.
Both teams have three points each but the Congolese top by virtue of a +2 goals difference, while the Peoples Elephant now have a -1. The home team raced into a 3-0 lead within the first 19 minutes. CARA took the lead after 14 minutes through Racines Louamba off a rebound.
They doubled their advantage three minutes later through Cabwey Kivutuka, whose shot from the top of the box beat Ghanaian goalkeeper Fatau Dauda between the sticks for Enyimba. They then netted a third goal in the 19th minute courtesy Dicha Liema