Wydad drop points in Group C opener

CAF Champions League

Raja Casablanca 0-2 Esperance

Tunisian giants Esperance started their Group D campaign with a 2-0 victory over Raja Casablanca at Stade Mohamed V.

Two first-half goals from Anice Badri and Ibrahim Ouattara were enough to seal the three points for Esperance, who are level on three points with JS Kabylie, while Raja went to the bottom of the pool.

USM Alger 1-1 Wydad Casablanca

Badi Aouk netted a minute before time as Wydad Casablanca salvaged a 1-1 draw against USM Alger in their Group C opener at Stade Mustapha Tchaker.

Abdelkrim Zouari grabbed an early lead for Alger in the fifth minute but Aouk rescued a point for Wydad with the equaliser a minute before time.

Primeiro de Agosto 1-1 Zesco United

Primeiro de Agosto and Zesco United started their Group A campaign with a 1-1 draw at Estadio 11 de Novembro.

Cristovao Mabululo grabbed the lead for Primeiro in the ninth minute but Clement Mwape quickly found the equaliser for Zesco in the 16th minute as the encounter finished all squad.

Primeiro and Zesco are trailing Group A pace-setters TP Mazembe by two points, after the Congolese giants opened their group campaign with a 3-0 victory over Zamalek.