Caf Confed Cup: Medeama get tough AC Leopards draw

Tuesday 1st April , 2014 12:21 pm


Medeama have been drawn with AC Leopards of Congo in the Caf Confederations Cup playoffs.

The draw took place in Cairo on Tuesday saw the eight clubs that progressed from the 1/8 stage of the competitions drawn with the eight that were knocked out of the 1/8 stage of the CAF Champions League.

Medeama will be happy that the first leg is away in Brazaville on the weekend of April 18-20.

Leopards will be no slouches, having won the Confederations Cup in 2012. They find themselves at this point after losing to Sudan’s Al Hilal on away goals, while Medeama beat Zesco United of Zambia 2-1 on aggregate.

Full draw

Al-Ahly (Egypt) vs Difaa Hassani Jadida (Morocco)
AS Real (Mali) vs Djoliba (Mali)
AC Leopards (Congo) vs Medeama (Ghana)
Kaizer Chiefs (South Africa) vs ASEC Mimosas (Cote d’Ivoire)
Coton Sport (Cameroon) vs Petro Atletico (Angola)
Horoya (Guinea) vs Etoile du Sahel (Tunisia)
Sewe Sport (Cote d’Ivoire) vs Bayelsa (Nigeria)
Nkana (Zambia) vs Club Athletique Bizertin (Tunisia)

First leg: 18, 19, 20 April 2014
Second leg: 25, 26, 27 April 2014

By: Gary Al-Smith/Citifmonline.com