CAFCC Draw: Rivers United Confront FUS Rabat, Club Africain, Kampala CCA In Group A
Nigeria’s sole representative on the continent, Rivers United FC have been handed tough Moroccan, Tunisian and Ugandan oppositions in the 2017 Confederation Cup group stage draw held in Cairo on Wednesday.
According to the draw, Rivers United will tackle Moroccan club, FUS Rabat, Tunisian top-side Club Africain, and Ugandan opponent Kampala CCA in Group A. In the Group B pairing, Platinum Stars from South Africa will engage Algeria’s MC Alger, Mbabane Swallows from Swaziland and Tunisia’s CS Sfaxien in battle.
Zambia’s Zesco United will battle Reactivo de Libolo from Angola, Al Hilal of Sudan and Egypt’s Smouha in group C. While SuperSport United were drawn alongside Horoya, C.F from Guinea, Mounana FC of Gabon and TP Mazembe DR Congo in Group D.
Meanwhile, the Pride of Rivers booked their ticket to the group stage after seeing off Rayon Sports on 2-0 aggregate in the playoffs round.