CAF Champions League
CAF postpone Champions League semi-final, final
The CAF Champions League semi-final return match between Zamalek of Egypt and Raja Casablanca of Morocco has been postponed from November 1 to a date to be decided, CAF said Thursday. Many of the Raja squad have tested positive for the coronavirus, leaving only 10 fit players, an official of the Casablanca club told AFP.…
‘Nigerian clubs need better funding, facilities to compete with North Africa’s’
Enyimba of Aba FC Chairman, Chief Felix Anyansi-Agwu, believes North African teams will continue to dominate CAF inter-club competitions with their superior financial muscle and their ability to get the necessary logistics better than counterparts from other parts of the continent. Since Enyimba won the CAF Champions League back-to-back in 2003 and 2004, no other…
CAF Champions League quarter-finals: Five things to know
Goal-shy Esperance will look to Abdelraouf Benguit as they attempt to overcome a 3-1 away defeat by Zamalek when they host the second leg of their CAF Champions League
Ahly get chance to avenge CAF Champions League humiliation
The CAF Champions League quarter-finals draw made in Cairo on Wednesday offered local club Al Ahly a chance to avenge one of the most humiliating defeats
Al Hilal eliminate Enyimba from CAF Champions League
Two-time African champions, Enyimba have failed in their bid to qualify for the CAF Champions League group stage following their 1-0 loss to Al-Hilal in Omdurman yesterday, reports goal.com.
Enyimba thrash Rahimo 5-0, meet Al Hilal in next round
Enyimba of Aba were ruthless in the second leg of their CAF Champions League qualifier against Rahimo of Burkina Faso, with two goals each from Reuben Bala and Stanley Dimgba accounting for their 5-0 bashing of the Burkinabes.
Etoile hit seven and Zamalek six in CAF goal sprees
A CAF Champions League goal frenzy continued Saturday as Etoile Sahel scored seven, Zamalek six and Raja Casablanca and Mamelodi Sundowns four each as they won preliminary ties. Karim Aribi struck four for Etoile of Tunisia as they crushed Hafia of Guinea 7-1 in Mediterranean resort Sousse having trailed 2-1 after the first leg.
Pillars leave for Kumasi sure of overcoming Ashanti Kotoko
Former Nigerian champions, Kano Pillars are going into this weekend’s CAF Champions League first round second leg tie against Ashanti Kotoko in Kumasi sure of victory.