The forward feels his side's first away win of the season in Shagamu will put them in good stead for the Nigerian topflight title
Ugochukwu Leonard believes Enyimba's dreams to clinch the Nigeria Professional Football League title received a huge boost after 1-0 victory over Remo Stars.
The People's Elephants forward's effort in the 38th minute handed the
Gbenga Ogunbote's men their first away win of the season in Shagamu.
Despite the victory, the forward hailed the performance of coach
Fatai Osho's side and insists they are no pushover neither deserve been
the bottom of the log.
"Honestly, our victory against was a very wonderful one to us as a team," Leonard told Goal.
"Personally, more special and fulfilling scoring my first goal of the season to help the team win our first away game.
"As a team we needed the victory by all means to kick start the
second stanza on a good note. So with the victory, I believe we are made
one good step forward to our dreams.
"But in it all, we are happy and give thanks to God for making it
possible. I've have waited for this opportunity to score and regain my
"Remo Stars are a very good team. Just that they've find themselves in the situation they are in now.
"But on a serious note they are not a pushover, they gave us a very
good fight and really don't deserve been bottom of the t
is a big club that always wants to win. So with the victory, we now
stand in a better position to contend for the league title. I believe it
serves as a boost to our title ambition.”