CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba To Know Quarter-final Foe Friday
Bu Amaechi Agbo
Nigeria’s representative at the 2021 CAF Confederation Cup, Enyimba International FC will on Friday, April 30, 2021 discovere who their opponets will be in the quarter-final of the continet’s second tier league.
Enyimba Wednesday booked their ticket for the quarter-final after a hardfought 1-0 win against Orlando Pirates of South Africa in Aba, Abia State.
Cyril Olisema was the hero of the night after his 95th minute goal gave Enyimba the all-important three points that saw them dethrone Pirates as Group A leaders.
But with strong teams such as Raja Casablanca of Morocco, Pyramids of Egypt, JS Kabylie of Algeria as well Coton Sport of Cameroon, among others scaling the group haddles, Enyimba will Friday know among the 7 other clubs who would be their next obstacle in their quest to lifting the elusive cup.
Below are the 8 clubs that have qualified for the quarter-final:
Raja Casablanca 🇲🇦
JS Kabylie 🇩🇿
Coton Sport 🇨🇲
ASC Jaraaf 🇸🇳
CS Sfaxien 🇹🇳
Orlando Pirates 🇿🇦
All group winners are not going to meet one another as they will be seeded and will host the 2nd leg of the tie.
Also group winners cannot meet the runner-up in same group
Therefore, Enyimba FC’s quarter-final opponent could be Pyramids of Egypt, Coton Sports of Cameroon or CS Sfaxien of Tunisia