CAF title-winning coaches in key showdown

CAF Champions League-winning coaches Kheireddine Madoui and Diego Garzitto come face to face this weekend in a crucial matchday 3 encounter for their clubs.

Dramatic CAF Champions League win for Egyptians​ Smouha
Dramatic CAF Champions League win for Egyptians​ Smouha

Hermann Kouao scored twice in two minutes to earn Egyptians Smouha a 3-2 triumph over Moroccans Moghreb Tetouan at the weekend in a CAF Champions League matchday 1 thriller.

African champions Entente Setif flop at home again
African champions Entente Setif flop at home again

A poor CAF Champions League group stage home record returned to haunt title-holders Entente Setif this weekend when they lost 2-1 against fellow Algerians USM Alger.

CAF Champions League: Humiliation for Nigerian, South African clubs
CAF Champions League: Humiliation for Nigerian, South African clubs

A disastrous weekend for Nigerian and South African clubs in the CAF Champions League ended with all four representatives eliminated at the last-32 stage.

Nigerians Kano Pillars fell to Moroccans Moghreb Tetouan despite a 2-1 second-leg victory through a late Rabiu Ali goal.

Nigerian, South African clubs up against it
Nigerian, South African clubs up against it

All four Nigerian and South African contenders are in danger of being eliminated from the CAF Champions League this weekend at the last-32 stage.

Nigerians Enyimba defend a precarious 1-0 lead over Egyptians Smouha on Sunday in Mediterranean city Alexandria.

Tough CAF challenges for Kaizer Chiefs, Mamelodi Sundowns
Tough CAF challenges for Kaizer Chiefs, Mamelodi Sundowns

South African giants Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns face thorough examinations this weekend when the CAF Champions League last-32 stage kicks off.

Real Banjul book date with African champions
Real Banjul book date with African champions

Gambians Real Banjul defeated Liberians Barrack Young Controllers 1-0 at the weekend to book a CAF Champions League last-32 date with title-holders Algerians Entente Setif.

 Rollers plan to rock Chiefs out of Africa
Rollers plan to rock Chiefs out of Africa

Botswanans Township Rollers are predicting the downfall of South Africans Kaizer Chiefs this weekend even though they have never won a CAF Champions League tie.

CAF finalists Vita create history
CAF finalists Vita create history

Democratic Republic of Congo club Vita created history Saturday when reaching the CAF Champions League final.

Setif, Vita must defy history to succeed
Setif, Vita must defy history to succeed

Semi-finalists Entente Setif and Vita Club would be advised to steer clear of CAF Champions League record books ahead of the second leg matches this weekend.

African marksmen aim to end goal droughts

CAF Champions League semi-finalists Vita, CS Sfaxien, Entente Setif and TP Mazembe enter the first legs this weekend hoping their leading goal scorers can end barren spells.

`White witchdoctor` closer to first CAF title

French coach Philippe Troussier moved closer to a first African title this weekend when Tunisian club CS Sfaxien finished top of Group B in the CAF Champions League.

Vita, Mazembe into CAF Champions League semis

Vita won 1-0 at Egyptians Zamalek Sunday to seal CAF Champions League semi-finals places for themselves and fellow Democratic Republic of Congo club TP Mazembe.

Sfaxien, Setif qualify for CAF Champions League semis as Esperance go out

Tunisians CS Sfaxien and Algerians Entente Setif secured CAF Champions League semi-finals places this weekend after matchday 5 drama.

Win or bust for Esperance in Champions League

Star-studded Tunisian club Esperance must win at Algerians Entente Setif this weekend to keep alive slim hopes of reaching the CAF Champions League semi-finals.

Ahly desperate to avoid second African blow

Egyptians Al-Ahly want to avoid a second African exit within two months when they defend a one-goal CAF Confederation Cup lead at Moroccans Difaa El-Jadidi this weekend.

Serb Vermezovic to coach Orlando Pirates

Serb Vladimir Vermezovic was named coach of high-profile South African football club Orlando Pirates Friday two years after quitting arch rivals Kaizer Chiefs.

Al Ahly determined to atone for Egypt`s failure

African club champion Al Ahly of Egypt look forward to re-proving themselves at the 2013 Club World Cup opener against Guangzhou Evergrande here at Stade Adrar.