CAFCC WRAP: MABASA SCORES LATE TO HELP PIRATES BEAT ENYIMBA

Tshegofatso Mabasa scored a late winner for Orlando Pirates as they downed Nigeria’s Enyimba 2-1 in Soweto. For the forward the goal served as redemption following his rather unfortunate penalty miss moments earlier, which ended with him on the wet floor and the ball in the empty stands. Victory was enough to move the Buccaneers top with Al Ahly Benghazi defeating ES Setif 1-0 in neutral Cairo, in a match that produced a red card for either team. In Group B, Cotonsport beat defending champions RS Berkane 2-0 on a…

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CAFCC: Enyimba in Soweto for 3pts, two-time winners, Etoile play away to Salitas

Nigeria’s flag bearers at the continental football, Enyimba Int’l, will be aiming to their second win in Group A of the CAF Confederation Cup as they played away to South African powerhouse, Orlando Pirates on Wednesday. Following an important victory at home to Sudanese Giants, Ahly Benghazi, the Fatai Osho’s side will be now aiming to a back-to-back victories as they turn their attention towards success on the continent. However, Pirates have gone on an impressive streak of 14 games without a defeat as they have risen in the domestic…

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CAFCC: Rivers FA Rubbishes Enyimba’s Petition To CAF _ Green Assures Maximum Security

The Rivers State Football Association (FA) has expressed deep shock over a letter written to CAF by Enyimba Football Club, alleging planned usage of thugs by Rivers United in their 2nd leg fixture of CAF Confederation Cup scheduled for Sunday, February 21, 2021 in Port Harcourt. Chairman of Rivers FA, Barr Christopher Green, was short of words in describing the unfortunate action by Enyimba while addressing the press in Port Harcourt. The former Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) board member and Chairman Technical and Development Committee declared that the unnecessary letter…

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All You Need To Know About 2020/21 CAFCL & CAFCC Preliminaries

Continental heavyweights Esperance de Tunis, Wydad Casablanca and TP Mazembe won through the group stage of the CAF Champions League as 18 first round, second-leg matches were played across two African club competitions on Wednesday 6 January 2021. Esperance secured a dramatic 3-2 (3-2 on aggregate) home win over Libya’s Al Ahly Benghazi, narrowly avoiding an away-goals exit thanks to an 87th-minute strike from Alaa Marzouki, while Wydad Casablanca overpowered Stade Malien 3-0 (3-1 on aggregate) and TP Mazembe proved too strong for Gabon’s AS Bouenguidi, winning 2-1 (4-2 on…

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