The MFM head coach, Fidelis Ilechukwu has expressed sadness over his sides heavy loss to in-form Rivers United in the week-22 of the Nigeria Professional football league (NPFL) match.
Ilechukwu appeared sober after the full time whistle and described the loss as ‘a big shame’.
“To lose like this today is a big shame but Rivers United is a very good team.
“They have very good players who can destroy any team. They were too skilful and too powerful for us today.
“This Rivers United team will go places,” Ilechukwu told Rivers United Media after the game.
The Rivers United technical manager, Stanley Eguma also took the time to discuss the performance of his charges and the implications of the big win.
“The MFM side was very compact and capitalized on counter attacks.
“That was how they scored their only goal of the game.
“The turning point of the game was (Rivers United) scoring immediately after they scored (their opening goal).
“It was a good game and an important win for us,” he said.
MFM FC drop to 8th place with 30 points from 20 matches.