Niger Tornadoes Coach, Abubakar Bala has revealed that defending champions Enugu Rangers are the only team he currently dreads and respect in the NPFL despite their struggles this season.

Bala told in an exclusive interview that the champions have the weapon to down any team on a very good day, stressing that with the calibre of player in Rangers, he would be stupid fear Kano Pillars, Rivers United, Plateau United or MFM FC ahead of the struggling champions.

“Currently in the NPFL, I don’t fear so many teams. The only team I have seen so far in the league that is worth being afraid of is Enugu Rangers. They have the quality and players.”

“Despite the fact that if you look at the log they are somewhere in bottom, I have a lot of respect for them, and I fear and dread them more than the like of Pillars, Rivers, Plateau et al,” said Bala.