• Mamelodi Sundowns wins CAF Champions League

    Mamelodi Sundowns wins CAF Champions League

    Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa won a fairytale first CAF Champions League title on Sunday despite a 1-0 second-leg loss to Zamalek of Egypt in Alexandria.

    A Stanley Ohawuchi goal on 64 minutes was not enough for the home team as they trailed by three goals from the first leg in Pretoria last weekend and lost 3-1 on aggregate.

    It was a remarkable triumph because the South Africans were eliminated in the final qualifying round in April only to be reinstated when […]

  • Zamalek 1-0 Enyimba: Morsy’s strike eliminate Peoples’ Elephants

    Zamalek 1-0 Enyimba: Morsy’s strike eliminate Peoples’ Elephants

    Paul Aigbogun’s men were dumped out of the Caf Champions League after losing to the White Knights in Cairo.

    Enyimba have crashed out of the Caf Champions League following a 1-0 defeat to Zamalek at the Petro Sport Stadium in Cairo on Monday.

    Bassem Morsy’s second half strike from the spot handed Mohammed Helmy’s side the maximum points to advance at the expense of the toothless People’s Elephants

    The visitors were rock solid defensively as keeper Theophilus Afelokhai showed class in helping Enyimba […]

  • Enyimba cry foul over rescheduled CAF Champions League at Zamalek

    Enyimba cry foul over rescheduled CAF Champions League at Zamalek

    Nigeria champions Enyimba have described the sudden rescheduling of a CAF Champions tie at Zamalek as “highly unfair”, maintaining they do not enough players to play the match on Saturday.

    Enyimba departed Nigeria on Thursday afternoon with the knowledge that their make or break tie against the Egyptians is on Sunday, August 14, 2016 but shortly after arrival in Cairo, a letter from CAF was received by the club, stating that due to security concerns the match had been brought forward […]

  • Al Ahly coach Martin Jol won’t give up on Champions League

    Al Ahly coach Martin Jol won’t give up on Champions League

    Despite claiming just one point from their opening three CAF Champions League group stage matches, coach Martin Jol insists that he has not given up hope of reaching the competition’s semifinals.

    The Egyptian giants played to a goalless draw at home to Wydad Casablanca on Saturday night, a result which leaves them at the bottom of Group A and a full six points off the pace of the leading Moroccans.

    Much of the Cairo media has called for Jol’s resignation given Ahly’s […]