I will score hat trick against Akwa United – Hawks FC Striker
Utitofon Morgan, Sitippe
Hawks FC Striker, Alfusainey Gassama has hinted that their club recent winning in Gambia league will boost their team success at tomorrow’s CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round tie with the Promise Keepers – Akwa United
“Definitely we have confidence to win here, For myself, I am expecting a hat-trick against Akwa United Isha Allah” He told Sitippe.com
He further said that the coach and the teammates are the source of their motivation for Hawks FC.
Alfusainey Gassama is the striker who scored the only goal for Hawks FC against Steve Biko FC during Gambia league week 9 match.
Banjul Hawks of Gambia are placed 9th on a twelve team Gambian League table with 2 wins, 5draws and 2 loses in their opening 9 matches of the season.
Likewise the head coach of Akwa United, Abdu Maikaba has told Goal.com that Akwa United will not underestimate Hawks.
“We are not going to underrate them but we want to take advantage of the home game to create a healthy lead before the return leg.
“We will be cautious with our approach and strive to take maximum use of the chances that will be created. I have told my players what to do and they are aware that we must to win well. We can’t afford to fail our fans and the owners of the club.
“Akwa United have become a bigger brand and we must do our utmost to sustain it. We expect a tough game against them and we won’t leave our goal area unprotected in our search to score as many goals as possible.”
Akwa United are top of the NPFL after picking up 5 wins, 1 draw with just one defeat in their opening 7 matches. The Aiteo Cup Champions have scored 14 goals and conceded just 3 in 7 matches.
Don’t miss this match tomorrow at Godswill Akpabio Int’l Stadium from 4pm.