GOtv Shield: Bandari defender happy for winning penalty

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Batoto ba Mungu defender Felly Lumumba reveals to Goal he was excited to score the winning penalty against Gor Mahia

Gor Mahia were knocked out of GOtv Shield round of 32 after falling to 2015 champions Bandari 7-6 on post match penalties.

Former Sofapaka defender Felly Mulumba scored the winning penalty in delight of a few away fans. The experienced center back says there was nothing extraordinary about scoring that spot kick despite pressure always associated with it.

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"It is true, sometimes it is hard to take that decisive penalty because it is like you are carrying the world on your shoulders. But it was not the case on my side because it was just a normal thing to me, I did not feel that pressure. I am used to it, but definitely I was happy to help my team progress.

"The win is a motivation to us, we need wins like this to boost our confidence, it came at the right time."

Bandari have joined Sony Sugar, AFC Leopards, Nakumatt, Kariobangi Sharks, defending champions Tusker, Sofapaka in the round of 16.

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