𝐁𝐲 𝐄𝐣𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐈𝐭𝐮𝐦𝐨
Plateau United’s new striker, Daniel Barnabas, marked his official debut for the club with a remarkable performance that contributed to their 1-0 victory over Heartland in the Nigeria Premier Football League on matchday two.
Barnabas, who recently joined Plateau United from Doma United, played a pivotal role in securing the win by providing the assist for Mundi Bernard’s decisive 11th-minute goal.
Plateau United started the game on the front foot, and Barnabas wasted no time in making his presence felt. In the 11th minute, he delivered a pinpoint cross that found Mundi Bernard, who made no mistake in finding the back of the net with a stunning acrobatic kick. It was a moment of brilliance that would ultimately prove to be the match-winning assist.
Following the game, Daniel Barnabas shared his thoughts on his debut and the victory. He expressed his delight on his post-game interview with Lodgexpress official website, saying, “I am delighted to have made my debut for Plateau United and to have contributed to the team’s victory. The atmosphere was electric, and I could feel the fans excitement. Scoring a goal is always great, but assisting a goal that helps the team win is equally satisfying.”
Barnabas also went on to acknowledged the support and friendlies within the team, stating, “I have been warmly welcomed by my teammates and the coaching staff. This victory is a result of our collective effort and teamwork, and I look forward to more successful outings with Plateau United.”
Daniel Barnabas made a memorable debut for Plateau United, showcasing his ability to make an immediate impact on the field. His match-winning assist was a testament to his skills and the promise he holds for the club’s future performances in the NPFL. As the season progresses, fans will be eager to see more of Barnabas’s contributions to the team’s success.