The draw for the group stage of the CAF Champions League was held this Friday in Cairo. The 16 teams qualified teams are now located on their next opponents.
The defending champion, Esperance of Tunis inherits the Pool B. He will face the Horoya of Guinea, Orlando Pirates of South Africa and the Zimbabweans of FC Platinum.
Asec Mimosas, the only Ivorian representative, will challenge the Casablanca WAC, South Africa’s Mamelodie Sundows and Nigeria’s Lobi Star.
Highlight of this draw, Group C where three out of four opponents are North Africans. TP Mazembe will have to fight hard to make room for the next round
Here are the results of the draw
WAC (Morocco), Mamelodie Sundowns (South Africa), Asec Mimosas (Ivory Coast), Lobi Stars (Nigeria)
Espérance Sportive de Tunis (Tunisia), Horoya FC (Guinea), Orlando Pirates (South Africa), FC Platinum (Zimbabwe)
TP Mazembe (DR Congo), Club Africain (Tunisia), CS Constantine (Algeria), Ismaily (Egypt)
Al Ahly (Egypt), AS Vita Club (DR Congo), Simba SC (Tanzania), JS Saoura (Algeria).