CAF Champions League trophy-holders Esperance of Tunisia will face Horoya of Guinea, Orlando Pirates of South Africa and FC Platinum of Zimbabwe in the 2018/2019 group phase.
Draw Procedure for CAF Interclubs 2018/19
Egyptian side, Ismaily qualified to the for the group stage of the CAF Champions League despite a 2-1 loss loss in Yaounde against Cameroonian club Cotonsport in Yaounde.
Zambia-import, Cletous Chama scored a late winner on Sunday to send Tanzania champions, Simba, through to the group stage for the first time since 2003.
Eight-time winners, Al Ahly, progressed to the group stages despite suffering a lone goal loss against Ethiopian champions Jimma Aba Jifar in Addis Ababa on Sunday. The Egyptian giants managed to win the doubleheader 2-1 on aggregate.
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Bright Silas was the two-goal star for Nigerian club Enugu Rangers as they reached the CAF Confederation Cup play-offs Sunday with a 2-0 home win over Algerian outfit USM Bel Abbes.
Guinean club Horoya AC staged one of the greatest African club comebacks to defeat Libyan visitors Al Nasr 6-2 in Conakry on Sunday and book a CAF Champions League group place.
Two second half headed goals by Adil Djabout and Mohamed Walid Bencherifa helped CS Constantine of Algeria advance to the group stage after a 2-0 win against Vipers SC of Uganda at the St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende.