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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
The Confederation of African Football (CAF), has disqualified Algerian club, Entente Setif, from this season’s Champions League.
Setif lost their first Group B match 2-0 to Mamelodi Sundowns and are bottom of the group.
They were scheduled to play Zamalek next, but CAF has now thrown them out of the competition, leaving Enyimba, Zamalek and Sundowns in the group.
Explaining the verdict on their website, CAF said: “(The decision was taken) following the regrettable incidents that took place during match no.98 of the […]