Following the draw of the group phase, the Head Coaches and Team Managers of the 16 teams took part in separate workshops on
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A Wonder Nhleko 18th minute strike finished off visiting Zanaco of Zambia as Mbabane Swallows won 3-1 on aggregate as the Swazi champions reached the group stage of the CAF Champions League for the first time.
Zanaco coach Mumamba Numba is confident his charges can they will avenge their home loss when they visit Mbabane Swallows on Saturday and safely secure their passage to the lucrative mini-league stage.
Swaziland champions, Mbabane Swallows, collected a historic debut away win in Zambia on Wednesday after they shot down Zanaco in their 1/16th round first leg at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka.
Despite losing the second leg tie 1-3 to visiting Lesotho side Bantu at Somhlolo National Stadium on Wednesday, Swazi giants, Mbabane Swallows escaped thanks to a 4-2 first leg lead for passage to the next round.
Cape Town City marched into the 1/16th round after edging Swaziland outfit, Young Buffaloes 1-0 in the second leg of the preliminary rounds courtesy a 2-0 scoreline on aggregate.
It may only be their second match in the Total CAF Confederation Cup, but Cape Town City carry big hopes of making the 1/16th round on their first attempt.
Hosts Zimbabwe have been drawn alongside old rivals Zambia in the first round of the 2017 COSAFA Women’s Championship as the
Zambia on Saturday effortlessly advanced to the final round of the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018