CAFCL: Rivers United, Rangers Beat Opponents To Cruise Into Ist Round
The duo of Rivers United and Enugu Rangers have qualified for the first round of the CAF Champions League (CAFCL) after respective aggregate result over their opposition.
Rivers United thrashed visiting AS Real Bamaka 4-0 courtesy a brace each from Bernard Ovoke and Esosa Igbinoba in the second leg of their tie for a 4-0 aggregate scoreline after the first leg ended goalless. The team will face Sudanese side Al Merreikh in the first round of the competition.
On the other hand, Enugu Rangers played out a goalless draw with JS Saoura of Algeria to seal qualification for the first round on away goal rule after both sides played 1-1 in Algeria. Nigerian league champions Rangers will face Egyptian heavyweights Zamalek in the first round.