Injury-hit Ahly face tricky debutants JS Saoura test

Record eight-time continental champions Al Ahly face a tricky mission when they visit Algerian debutants JS Saoura on Friday as Group D enters match day 2.

Lobi Stars wary of ASEC Mimosas test in Abidjan

Ahead of their Day 2 tie against ASEC Mimosas of Cote d’Ivoire, the rank and file of Nigeria’s flagbearers Lobi Stars admit a herculean task awaits them in Abidjan.

Decisions of CAF Disciplinary Board - 13 January 2019

Herewith the decisions of the CAF Disciplinary Board at its meeting on Sunday 13 January 2019;

Gor earn slim advantage over New Star in CAF CC

Gor Mahia earned a slim 1-0 advantage over Cameroon’s New Star de Douala in the first leg of the play-off round at the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi on Sunday evening. Jacques Tuyisenge struck the winner three minutes from time as Gor head into the return tie needing just to avoid defeat.

South Africa name provisional Amajita squad

South Africa’s national Under-20 (Amajita) head coach Thabo Senong has called in 34 players to report for camp leading up to this year’s CAF Africa Under-20 Cup of Nations set to take place in Niger.

Rangers edge Bantu in Maseru

A goal in each half by Bright Silas and Godwin Aguda handed Enugu Rangers a 2-1 advantage over Bantu in the CAF Confederation Cup play-off first leg tie played at Setsoto Stadium on Sunday in Maseru.

Chaouch stunner gives HUSA first leg advantage

Moroccan outfit Hassania Agadir emerged victorious against Ethiopian champions Jimma Aba Jifar in Total CAF Confederation Cup playoff round first leg encounter Saturday in Addis Ababa.

CS Sfaxien hold Vipers in Kampala

Visiting CS Sfaxien held Vipers to a goalless draw in the first leg of the 2nd 1/16th round at St. Mary’s Stadium, Kitende on Saturday.

Kotoko topple Cotonsport in five-goal thriller

Three goals in either half were enough for the well-oiled Ghanaian side Asante Kotoko to squeeze a 3-2 victory over Cameroon champions, Coton Sport away in Yaounde on Sunday.

Kaizer Chiefs tumble at Zesco

Zesco United on Sunday beat Kaizer Chiefs 3-1 in an electrifying COSAFA derby to take a valuable lead in the first leg of their Total 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup pre-group match played at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.