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Sundowns eliminated from CAF Championships League after draw with Al Ahly

Mamelodi Sundowns have been eliminated from this year’s edition of the CAF Champions League.

The 2016 Champions lost to defending champions Al Ahly, who are coached by their former coach Pitso Mosimane, 3-1 on aggregate in the quarterfinals.

 

The two teams played a 1-all draw today in Atteridgeville with Al Ahly having won the first leg 2-0.

Chiefs reach semis

Kaizer Chiefs have reached the semi-final of the competition for the first time after beating Tanzania’s Simba F.C 4-3 on aggregate. Simba won the second leg 3-0 in Dar Es Salaam with Chiefs having won the first leg 4-0.

Simba F.C needed to score at least four goals to reach the semi-finals, with coach Didier Gomes Da Rosa making two changes to the side that played in the first leg.

Chiefs’ semi-final opponent will be determined later today when the other two matches in the quarter-finals are concluded.

-sabcnews

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