Nigeria’s Dolphins fell 1-0 at Leones Vegetarianos of Equatorial Guinea Saturday in a CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round match.
The first half ended goalless before the host team grabbed the match winner in the second half.
Leones Vegetarianos paraded two players on the Nzalang Nacional squad to the recent AFCON hosted by Equatorial Guinea - Diosdado Mbele and Miguel Angel Ngomo. .
The return leg match will be played in Port Harcourt in a fortnight with Dolphins expected to bring to bear their wealth of experience so as to advance to the first round of the continent’s second-tier clubs’ competition.