In a recent revelation, Lobi Stars sensation Sunday Chinedu has revealed how the bar has been set high for the Pride of Benue as he shares their utmost priority for this season.
With a captivating and man-of-the match performance in their recent match against Sporting Lagos, the star player is brimming with optimism and determination.
According to the defender, the club’s target is to secure a continental ticket at the end of their 2023–24 Nigeria Premier Football League campaign.
The Markurdi-based outfit is currently at the top of the Nigeria Premier League table after pulling off 17 points from eight games.
Lobi Stars edged past Sporting Lagos 1-0 at the Lafia City Stadium on Sunday to move two points clear at the summit of the table.
The Enugu-born defender produced the only goal for Eugene Agagbe’s side.
The former Kano Pillars player expressed confidence in the team’s ability to maintain their position at the top, claiming that they are working so hard to achieve their goals.
“Our utmost priority is to secure a continental ticket at the end of the season. We have started a good move, and we are working hard to achieve it. We believe we are going to maintain our position on the table,” he explained in a post-match interview.
Well, they will be visiting the defending champions this weekend on matchday nine, in what promises to be a tough task in their quest for glory.
Lobi Stars have only managed to win just one game from their last five meetings, losing three times and pulling off a draw just once.