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SuperSport United's journey to the CAF Confederation Cup final in numbers

Posted: 23 October 2017 Time: 12:54

KickOff.com takes a look at SuperSport United’s CAF Confederation Cup campaign in numbers following their remarkable achievement of qualifying for their first ever continental cup final.

Matsatsantsa will meet TP Mazembe in the second-tier continental club competition final next month, after beating Tunisian side Club Africain 3-1 – 4-2 on aggregate – in their semi-final on Sunday evening.

They will travel to Lubumbashi for the first leg on the weekend of November 17-19, before hosting the second leg at home the following weekend.  

17 150 438 – The amount, in Rands, which SuperSport could pocket should they beat Mazembe in the two-legged final.

8 590 593 – The amount, in Rands, which SuperSport will pocket should they fail to beat TP Mazembe in the two-legged final.

33 – The number of goals SuperSport scored throughout their campaign thus far.

28 – The number of players used by SuperSport throughout their campaign thus far.

23 – The number of years it took SuperSport to reach the first ever CAF Confederation Cup final.

19 – The age of SuperSport’s youngest player, Sipho Mbule, to have featured in the tournament this year.

17 – The number of goals SuperSport conceded throughout their campaign thus far.

16 – The number of matches SuperSport have played in the 2017 CAF Confederation Cup thus far.

12 – The number of different goal scorers SuperSport have had in the tournament thus far.

10 – The number of goals Jeremy Brockie has scored in the tournament thus far. He currently leads the scoring charts in the competition.

6 – The number of clean sheets kept by SuperSport throughout their campaign thus far.

3 – The number of different head coaches to have lead the team en route to the final – Kaitano Tembo, Stuart Baxter and Eric Tinkler.

2 – The number of times Tinkler has been to the CAF Confederation Cup final.

– The number of SuperSport players to have featured in all 16 games of the campaign thus far – Aubrey Modiba.

1 – The number of times SuperSport lost and had to overturn an aggregate deficit in the campaign.0 – The number of times SuperSport have lost in their eight home games in the campaign thus far. 

Article by: Chad Klate

Tags:  Eric Tinkler

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