CAIRO – Egyptian giants Zamalek has finished preparations in readiness for Group B match against Angola’s Sagrada Esperanca in the third round of the CAF Confederation Cup group stage at Cairo International Stadium on Saturday.
Libyan side, Abu Salem will be hoping to continue off from where they left off in last week’s 1-0 win over Sagrada.
Abu Salem play host to Guinean side, SOAR in an earlier kick off on Saturday. The Guineans are desperate for a result having collected zero points so far in the tough Group B.
In Nigeria, Rivers United will be looking at redeeming themselves from last weekend’s loss to Ghana’s Dreams FC.
They are up against Tunisia’s Club Africain who is high in confidence following their 3-1 away win over Academica de Lobito in Angola.
Looking at the tournament favourites, RS Berkane who lifted the title two seasons ago, they will be looking at extending their Group D lead when they play host to Congolese side Diables Noirs, cafonline reported.
Concluding the CAF Confederation Cup Match Day 3 fixtures will be an action-packed North African derby between holders, USM Alger who will be home to Egypt’s Modern Future.
With both sides equally tied on six points after two matches, the tie in Algers promises to produce fireworks as both sides look to finish top of Group A.
3:00 CLT | Abu Salem vs SOAR
6:00 CLT | Zamalek vs Sagrada Esperanca
5:00 CLT | Rivers United vs Club Africain
6:00 CLT | Al-Hilal Benghazi vs SuperSport
6:00 CLT | Academica vs Dreams FC
9:00 CLT | RS Berkane vs Diables Noirs
9:00 CLT | USM Alger vs Modern Future
9:00 CLT | Sekhukhune vs Stade Malien