• Sundowns battle Wydad in CCL quarter-final

    Pitso Mosimane issues instructions to Sundowns Pitso Mosimane issues instructions to Sundowns

    Mamelodi Sundowns will face Wydad Athletic Club in the Caf Champions League quarter-finals following the completion of the group stage matches.

    Pitso Mosimane’s side advanced to the knockout round of the African competition after being held to a 1-1 draw by AS Vita Club at the Lucas Moripe Stadium on Sunday.

    The Brazilians finished second in Group C with nine points, three points behind table-toppers Esperance, who thrashed St George 5-0 in their final group stage encounter.

    The defending champions will play host to Wydad when the two side’s meet on the weekend of September 8-10th, while the second-leg will take place from 15th – 17th September.

    Meanwhile, SuperSport United face a tough task having been drawn against Zambian side Zesco United in the quarter-finals of the Caf Confederation Cup.

    Matsatsantsa also finished their group in second place, despite thumping CF Mounana 4-1 on Saturday.

    Eric Tinkler’s side are scheduled to face Zesco in Zambia for the first leg before hosting the Zambian outfit at the Lucas Moripe Stadium the following week.

    Caf Champions League quarter-final fixtures:

    Ahly Tripoli (Libya) vs Etoile du Sahel (Tunisia)
    Al Ahly (Egypt) vs Esperance (Tunisia)
    Ferroviario da Beira (Mozambique) vs USM Alger (Algeria)
    Mamelodi Sundowns (South Africa) vs Wydad Athletic Club (Morocco)

    Caf Confederation Cup quarter-final fixtures:

    MC Alger (Algeria) vs Club Africain (Tunisia)
    SuperSport United (South Africa) vs Zesco (Zambia)
    FUS Rabat (Morocco) vs CS Sfaxien (Tunisia)
    Recreativo do Libolo (Angola) vs TP Mazembe (DR Congo)

    This story originally appeared on SoccerClub.co.za

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