KCCA defeats Tunisia rivals in CAF Confederation cup

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Africain goalie looks on as KCCA scores twice against him

Uganda’s representatives in the CAF Confederation cup, Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) FC defeated Tunisian side Club Africain 2-1 at the Phillip Omondi stadium, Lugogo in Kampala on Tuesday.

Mokhtar Belkhither scored for the visitors in the 18th minute for the game’s opener.

Derrick Nsibambi found the equalizer in the first added minute of the first half.

Tom Masiko scored the winner in the 63rd minute with a stunning shot from 35 yards.

The maximum points for KCCA put them on three points, same as Club Africain.

The other group A match between Rivers United and FUS Rabat will be played on Wednesday in Port Harcourt.

TEAM LINE UPS

KCCA XI:

Benjamin Ochan (Captain), Denis Rukundo, Habib Kavuma, Denis Okot Oola, Timothy Denis Awany, Isaac Kirabira, Tom Masiko, Paul Musamali, Geofrey Sserunkuma, Derrick Nsibambi, Allan Okello

Subs:

Lawrence Bukenya, Ivan Ntege, Noel Nasasira, Julius Poloto, Douglas Kisembo (G.K), Isaac Muleme

 Club Africain XI

Club Africain XI: Farouk Ben Mustapha (G.K), Bilel Ifa, Ahmed Khelil, Nader Ghandri, Ali Abdi, Mokhtar Belkhither, Slimen Kchouk, Ibrahim Chenihi, Ghazi Ayadi, Jaziri Fakherddine, Saber Khalifa (Captain)

Subs:

Hamza Aguerebi, Imed Meniaoui, Mannoubi Hadded, Wissem Ben Yahya, Oussama Darragi, Seif Touka

Match Officials:

Center Referee: Ahmad Imtehaz Heeralall (Mauritius)

Assistant Referee 1: Vivian Vally (Mauritius)

Assistant Referee 2: Jean Daniel Telvar (Mauritius)

4th official: Dharamveer Hurbungs (Mauritius)

Commissioner: Tarig Atta Salih (Sudan)

General Coordinator: Victor Lawrence Lual Lual (South Sudan)