Al Ahly have made the CAF Champions League their own in recent years. Percy Tau and his team aren’t finished this season either, but they need a little favour from Sundowns today.
They find themselves in a precarious position in this season’s group stages, but who would bet against them finding a way to advance?
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Al Ahly need favours from Sundowns
Al Ahly face an uphill task to qualify from their CAF Champions League group this season. group. However, if Al-Hilal lose to Mamelodi Sundowns today and Ahly defeat Al-Hilal on the final matchday on March 31st, Al Ahly will sail through at Al-Hilal’s expense.
If they make the knockouts, everyone will want to avoid them because we can see that they’re specialists in this competition. Also, Percy Tau has his mojo back and is among the goals again.
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Al Ahly OWNS the CAF Champions League
The Egyptian giants boast a truly absurd record in this competition. They’ve made the final in five of the last six seasons. Their worst performance in that run came in 2019 when they reached the quarterfinals and the 2020 and 2021 titles were scooped by the great Pitso Mosimane.
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Will Masandawana do the Egyptian giants a MASSIVE favour today?
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