Pirates, Gallants learn CAFCC fates

CAF Confederation Cup

South Africa's Orlando Pirates and Marumo Gallants have learned which opposition they will face in the next round of the CAF Confederation Cup.

On Tuesday afternoon, the draw for the 2nd additional preliminary round of the CAF Confederation Cup took place and saw South Africa's two representatives discover their fates for the next round of the competition.

Soweto giants Orlando Pirates, who overcame Congolese side CSMD Diables Noirs in the previous round, will face Liberia's LPRC Oilers, while Gallants have been pitted against Tanzanian giants TP Mazembe.

The draw for the 2021/22 CAF Confederation Cup Group Stage:

Zanaco FC (ZAM) vs Binga FC (MLI)
Simba SC (TAN) vs Red Arrows (ZAM)
TP Mazembe (DRC) vs Marumo Gallants (RSA)
Asec Mimosas (CIV) vs GD Interclube (ANG)
FC Nouadhibou (MTN) vs Coton Sport FC (CMR)
USGN (NIG) vs DCMP (DRC)
AS Otohô (CGO) vs Gor Mahia (KEN)
APR FC (RWA) vs RS Berkane (MAR)
Tusker FC (KEN) vs CS Sfaxien (TUN)
Hearts of Oak (GHA) vs JS Saoura (ALG)
Rivers United FC (NGR) vs Al Masry (EGY)
Stade Malien (MLI) vs Ahly Tripoli (LBY) or Biashara United (TAN)
Al Ittihad (LBY) vs Enyimba FC (NGR)
AS Maniema (DRC) vs Pyramids FC (EGY)
LPRC (LIB) vs Orlando Pirates (RSA)
Royal Leopards (ESW) vs JS Kabylie (ALG)

The first leg matches will be played between 26 and 28 November 2021 while the second leg takes place on 3 to 5 December 2021. The 16 winners of the ties will take part in the group stage of the CAF Confederations Cup, which will start in February 2022.

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