CAF Confederation Cup: Rivers United to get $350, 000 for reaching quarter-final
Nigerian champions Rivers United are $350,000 richer after making it to the quarterfinals of the CAF Confederation Cup, Naijacrawl reports.
Stanley Eguma’s side finished in second position in Group B following Sunday’s 1-0 defeat of ASEC Mimosa at the Yamoussoukro Municipal Stadium.
They have been joined in the last eight by seven other clubs.
The quarterfinal draw will take place at the CAF headquarters in Cairo on Sunday.
Meanwhile, Rivers United are back in the country following their clash against ASEC Mimosa.
The Pride of the Rivers landed in Lagos aboard a Cote d’Ivoire airline at about 11.45 p.m. Nigeria time.
CAF Confederation Cup: Algerian club ASO Chlef appoint new coach for Insurance clash
A few days before their CAF Confederation Cup match against Bendel Insurance, Algerian club ASO Chlef announced the hiring of a new head coach.Abdelkader Yaiche has taken over as the team's new manager.Lyamine Bougherara, who vacated the position last month, is replaced by Yaiche.Since June 2021, the 66-year-old has been out of a job.Abdelhak Belaid will aid Yaiche in his work.On Saturday, the first leg of the CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round match between AS...
Nigerian clubs to know CAF Champions League, Confederation Cup opponents Tuesday
Nigeria Professional Football League champions Enyimba will know their opponent in the preliminary stage of the CAF Champions League on Tuesday.The draw for the 2023 edition of the CAF Interclub Competition will be held in Cairo, Egypt.Enyimba is a two-time winner of the competition.Joining Enyimba in the CAF Champions League are Remo Stars.The Ikenne club finished second in the NPFL last season and will be making their debut appearance in the competition.Rivers Uni...
CAF Award: Osimhen Makes 2023 CAF Men's Player of the Year Final list
Excitement fills the air as the Confederation of African Football (CAF) reveals the final shortlist for the prestigious 2023 CAF Men's Player of the Year award. Among the elite contenders vying for this coveted title are Victor Osimhen of Super Eagles and Napoli, Egypt's Mohamed Salah, and Morocco's Achraf Hakimi, as reported by Completesports.com.The highly anticipated announcement was made by CAF through their official X handle, setting the stage for a thrilling c...
Download Naijacrawl App today
Fastest way to read on the go
Download the Naijacrawl App.