Remo Stars Football Club (RSFC) Decisive Centre-back, Nokeeb Olaniyonu has indicated that the semifinal game against Niger Tornadoes Football Club on Thursday, 5th of September, 2019 won’t be different from the games they have played since the beginning of the ongoing Ogunjobi Gold Cup Tournament in Ilorin.
The Sky Blue Stars qualified for one of the semifinal spot despite losing to Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Sunshine Stars Football Club in the last game of the group stage.
Daniel Ogunmodede tutored side earned seven points after playing a 0-0 draw with Alabelewe FC, defeated Jossy United FC and Cynosure FC 1-0 respectively before failing to win against the Akure Gunners.
Speaking with RSSC Media, Olaniyonu said that his side had always been the better since the commencement of the competition at the Kwara State Sports Complex in Ilorin.
“Our game against Niger Tornadoes is just a normal game just like the ones we have played since the beginning of the competition and nothing has changed, our Coach (Daniel Ogunmodede) has said that the game isn’t a do or die affair, we should also remember to represent the team well and play for ourselves as a young lads.”
“We have been the better side so far in this tournament, we have been paying attention to the instructions of our coaches and we are just hoping things will work out for us so as to be victorious tomorrow and also push to win the cup with God on our side.”