Abia Warriors striker Bello Lukman has revealed his excitment after the Warriors win over Warri Wolves in their Matchday 17 encounter.
The lanky attacker who missed an 86min penalty in the encounter said the encouragement he received from his teammates encouraged him further after the penalty miss.
The Umuahia Warlords recorded a stunning win against Warri Wolves as new acquisition Okon Otop’s late minute strike won it for the Umuahia based club in a keenly contested match.
The former Family Worship center FC Abuja striker Bello Lukman threw the spectators at the Umuahia Township stadium into decorum as his late minute penalty kick was Saved by GK Ameh Godwin in goal for the ‘Seasiders’
“Ah! I almost shaded tears and wished for the grounds to swallow me seeing the reactions of the fans and how I dashed the team winning hope”
“The Coaches and my teammates comfort made me strong and I queued into their ‘Neversaydie’ spirit even when I had concluded in my heart that the team only chance of a win has been missed”
“The determination spirit showed by my colleagues was the major reason for the late winner because we kept on encouraging ourselves believing for best to happen and when it eventually came, I was the Happiest even happier than the goal scorer”
“I want to equally use this medium to eulogize our teeming fans for their believe and unflinching support towards the team even when it seems all hope was lost and to my teammates for their great determination and fighting spirit and that makes us the ‘WARRIORS’”
The gangling striker who has been one of the NPFL 2019/2020 season revealation has never stop impressing for the Umuahia Warlords as he has taken the league by storm in his first league experience with three goals and plethora of assists to his name.
Bello Lukman aerial duel prowess and goal scoring expertise has made him a nightmare for defenders in the league as he puts his size and weight into play thus making him a hard nut to crack for defenders.