Al-Masry Knock Out FC Ifeanyi Ubah From CAFCC On Penalties
By Tunji Balogun
Federation Cup winners, FC Ifeanyi Ubah have crashed out of the CAF Confederation Cup (CAFCC) following their 3-0 loss on penalties to Egyptian Club, Al-Masry SC, after finishing with a disappointing 1-1 aggregate score in Egypt on Sunday.
Al-Masry canceled the first leg goal quite early in the second leg-cracker, but the Anambra Warriors failed to find the net in the entire duration; giving the Egyptians the opportunity to extend the game into penalty shoot-outs.
Earlier in the day, Nigeria’s second representative in the CAF Confederation Cup, Wikki Tourists lost out 1-2 on aggregate to RSLFA of Sierra Leone despite their 1-0 win in the second leg of their preliminary in Bauchi on Sunday.
With FC Ifeanyi Ubah loss in Egypt, no Nigerian club is left in the competition. Meanwhile, Al-Masry will now face Djoliba of Mali in the first round of the competition.