Holders TP Mazembe had to dig deep against a very stubborn Supersport United to clinch a hard fought 2-1 victory in the first leg of the final played at the Stade de Mazembe in Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday.
Eric Tinkler’s preparations for Sunday’s all-important Total CAF Confederations Cup final against African powerhouses, TP Mazembe have not been ideal.
New Zealander Jeremy Brockie dashed from Peru to the Democratic Republic of Congo to play for SuperSport United of South Africa in the CAF Confederation Cup final this Sunday.
Holders TP Mazembe booked their place at the final after playing out a barren draw against FUS Rabat away on Saturday in Rabat
SuperSport United of South Africa scored late to force a 1-1 CAF Confederation Cup draw with Tunisia's Club Africain in their semi-final, first leg, in Pretoria Sunday.
Sudanese debutants, Al Hilal Obied face a tough mission when they host holders TP Mazembe on Saturday in a quarter final first leg
Supersport United of South Africa hosts Zambia campaigners, Zesco United on Friday night in a Total CAF Confederation Cup 2017
The quarter-finals pairings of the Total CAF Champions League 2017 and Total CAF Confederation Cup 2017 have been concluded
Holders TP Mazembe and Supersport United confirmed their places at the last eight from Group D thanks to victories over Horoya