CAF Champions League: Kotoko to face MC El Eulma in First round

Sports News of Monday, 2 March 2015


Asante Kotoko Players Celebrate

Algerian side MC El Eulma eliminated Saint George of Ethiopia to set up a clash with Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko in the next round of the CAF Champions League.

MC El Eulma, who won 1-0 at home in the first leg, lost 2-1 in Addis Ababa to tie 2-2 on aggregate but progressed on the away goals rule but Kotoko had a walkover following the withdrawal for East End Lions

The Babia will host the two-time African champions between the weekend of 13-15 March at the Stade Messaoud Zougar for the first leg.

Kotoko are at the Baba Yara Stadium for the return leg between the weekend of 3-5 April.

The Porcupine Warriors will be playing an Algerian side for the second time in three years after they got eliminated in 2013 by JSM Bejaia.