After securing a famous victory against Akwa United fans of Bendel Insurance have been in an ecstatic mood while fans of the Promise Keepers are disappointed with the outcome.
The Benin Arsenal went away from home in the South-South derby to defeat former league Champions Akwa United, 2-0 in the Nigeria professional football League (NPFL) Opener on Sunday.
Reacting to the victory, Bendel Insurance followers optimistic that the newly promoted side will pick continental ticket with it’s performance.
Osaro Bright said on Facebook, “Insurance is up to something Big this season. Continental ticket in the bag for us”
Evans-yoyo Osunde on the hand expressed how joyous he was with the victory.
Meanwhile, the fans of Akwa United were really upset and some already calling for the sack of Head coach Deji Ayeni.
Assurance Uyoe on Facebook commenting said “Coach Ayeni must go, he is not an Npfl coach.send him back to nnl. Buy Ghanian or Cameroun Grade A coach. Can you pay EMMANUEL Amuneke ? i can negotiate for you.”
The season is a marathon and more reactions will continue to emerge from lovers of the Nigerian Premier League.