CAF Champions League Draws: Enyimba FC to Face Sundowns, Zamalek and ES Setif

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Reigning Nigerian Glo Premier League champions, Enyimba F.C. have been drawn in group B of the CAF Champions League as the team will face the Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa, Zamalek of Egypt and ES Sétif of Algeria in the lucrative competition.

The two-time CAF Champions League winners will be hoping to win the competition a record third time but know they have to begin their campaign on a winning note.

Enyimba have won the trophy twice, the same numbers with ES Sétif, Zamalek have won the tournament five times and they are the most experienced team in group B.

The Sundowns, who are yet to win this tournament, were re-instated to the group stage of the Champions League after AS Vita of DR Congo were disqualified for fielding an ineligible player in the qualifying rounds.

In group A, Egypt’s Al Ahly will face Ivory Coast’s Asec Mimosas, Morocco’s WAC and Zambia’s Zesco.

The first round of matches will be played on June 17.