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TotalEnergies CAF Champions League: Defending Champions’ Tough Journey to the Final

Thu 16 May 2024 | 02:00 PM
Al Ahly SC
Al Ahly SC
Mohamed Mandour

TotalEnergies CAF Champions League reigning champions, Al Ahly SC are on the cusp of extending their record and rubber-stamping their dominance as African club football kings.

The Egyptian giants face formidable Tunisian side, Espérance Sportive De Tunis on Saturday evening in the first leg of the TotalEnergies CAF Champions League Final in Tunis, before the return leg in Cairo next Saturday.

The reigning champions head into the clash as the firm favourites with this being their fifth consecutive final in the competition, as they close in on an iconic 12th TotalEnergies CAF Champions League gold medal.

With competition getting tougher in the TotalEnergies CAF Champions League, the Egyptians had to dig deep and show their championship mettle and discipline with an impressive defensive record that sees them and their fellow finalists boasting the best defensive record of the competition.

CAFOnline takes a look at the defending champions’ journey to the final.