Lobi stars FC lost to Wydad Casablanca in the third matchday of Group A at the Nnamdi Azikiwe stadium in Enugu to visiting Wydad Casablanca.
The ortom boys were downed through a spot kick in the first half, which they failed to cover up till the end of the game.
Lobi stars opened their account with a win over Mamelodi Sundowns before loosing to Asec Memosas. However the ortom boys failed to make their home front count, loosing to Wydad Casablanca.
Playing in the CAF Champions League as usual requires you to win your home matches, and it is a situation whereby you fail to do so, you put yourself in forefront of loosing out.
Nigeria’s best performance in the CAF Champions League was during Enyimba’s glory days back in the early 2000s.
Enyimba won the CAF Champions League back-to-back and almost made it three in a row but fell in the semi final stages.
Lobi stars have no option than to win against Wydad Casablanca away. The worst result should be a draw and not a loss.
Lobi stars are bottom of the group with 3 points. Wydad Casablanca and Mamelodi Sundowns are joint top with six points each.
The odds of Lobi stars getting a good result away in Morocco is very slim. Lobi stars shot themselves on the foot.
The only option Lobi stars have is to pick up all three points against Wydad Casablanca