Enyimba, Zamalek Advance In CAF Champions League

Nigeria’s Enyimba of Aba and Zamalek of Egypt have qualified for the next round of the Champions League.
Despite losing 2-1 to Anges de Notse of Togo on Sunday, Enyimba advanced to the next round of the annual club competition 4-3 on aggregate having won the first game in Aba 3-1 a week ago.
The will now battle AS Real Bamako of Mali in the next stage of the competition. Enyimba’s goal in Lome was scored by new signing Abdulrahman Bashir in the 66th minute after the home opened scoring just before the interval.
Nigeria’s other flag bearers in the competition, Kano Pillars, crashed out when they lost 4-3 on aggregate.
They beat AS Vita of DR Congo 2-1 in Kano, but lost the first leg 3-1 in Kinshasa a week ago.
In another Champions League match, Zamalek of Egypt progressed to the next round after they won 1-0 at Douanes of Niamey on Sunday. They also qualified 3-0 on aggregate after they won the first game 2-0 in Egypt.


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