CAF Champions League: S/Africa, Gabon refs for Rangers, Zamalek match

Posted on Feb 28 2017 - 8:26pm by admin

by means of Chidera Akalonu

The Confederation of African soccer (CAF), has named  the referees for the round of 32 of the CAF Champions League come upon between Rangers international of Enugu and Zamalek of Egypt.
Rangers would travel to Cario to face Zamalek , who had been the 2016 Champions league runners-up  on March 12 at the Borg El-Arab Stadium, sooner than webhosting the return leg every week later.
English-born South African referee Daniel Bennett will officiate the first-leg, while Gabon’s Eric Otogo-Castane will referee the second-leg in Nigeria.
The Flying Antelopes, who qualified to the Champions League because the 2016 Nigerian league champions, drew 1-1 towards Algeria’s JS Saoura faraway from house in the preliminary round, prior to drawing zero-0 in Nigeria to development to the subsequent stage via the away targets rule.
in the meantime Christian Chukwu, is positive that Rangers would courageous the percentages and dangle their own in opposition to Zamalek, arguing that the Flying Antelopes can handiest recognize but not worry their Egyptian opponents .
“we are totally ready for Zamalek. We respect them but we aren’t fearful of them. now we have already began preparation in advance of that come across,” Chukwu said.


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