Sundowns Get Casablanca In CAF Group Stages Draw


By Isaac Ndou

CAIRO: The Caf Champions’ League group stages draw was conducted on Wednesday night in Cairo, Egypt.

Mamelodi Sundowns were drawn in the same group with defending Champions Wydad Casablanca of Morocco.

Here are the groups:

Group A

Township Rollers (Botswana), Kampala Capital City Authority (Uganda), Al Ahly (Egypt), Esperance (Tunisia)

Group B

TP Mazembe (DR Congo), Difaa Hasaani EL Jadidi  (Morocco), Mouloudia (Algeria), ES Setifienne (Algeria)

Group C

Mamelodi Sundowns (South Africa), Wydad Casablanca (Morocco), Horoya (Guinea), AS Togo Port de Lome (Togo)

Group D

Zesco United (Zambia), Mbambane Swallows (Swaziland), Primeiro de Agosto (Angola), Etoile Sahel (Tunisia)

The match days for the group stages were also made known and are as follows:

Match Day 1:  May 4-6

Match Day 2: May 15-16

Match Day 3: July 17-18

Match Day 4: July 27-29

Match Day 5: August 17-19

Match Day 6: August 28-29