With barely few weeks to the commencement of the group stages of the CAF Interclub competitions, inspection missions to the match venues and facilities of the participating teams
A headed goal apiece saw visiting Malawi dump Swaziland out of the qualifiers in a closely contested first round, second leg qualifier played before 1000 fans at Somhlolo National Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Mohamed Salah continued to steal the limelight among Africans in Europe at the weekend, scoring a record-equalling goal and being voted Players' Player of the Year.
CAF President Ahmad has congratulated Egyptian Mohamed Salah on his decoration as Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) Player of the Year for the 2017/18 season.
Mozambique hit Seychelles for six on Saturday in Maputo to set up a date with South Africa at the next round.
Rwanda booked their place at the next round after holding Kenya in a barren draw on Saturday in Kigali. The Junior Amavubi advanced on the away goal rule after a 1-1 tie on aggregate.
The draw of the group phase of the Total CAF Confederation Cup 2018 was headlined by East African trio, Rayon Sport (Rwanda), Young Africans (Tanzania) and Gor Mahia (Kenya) drawn in the same group.
Malawi coach Meke Mwase believes his Junior Flames can stun hosts Swaziland on Saturday in the second leg of the First Round of the qualifiers.
Malawian youth international Abel Mwakilama died on Friday, 20 April 2017 in Portugal of suspected cerebral malaria.
Somalia did not only make a history of storming their first CECAFA U-17 Challenge Cup semifinal on Friday evening, but also celebrated a deserving 1-0 victory over tournament favourites Kenya to top Group ‘A’.