Horoya out to shock Sundowns in Conakry – 2018 CAF Champions League
Thapelo Morena of Mamelodi Sundowns challenged by Ismail El Haddad of Wydad during the 2018 CAF Champions League match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Wydad at Lucas Moripe Stadium, Atteridgeville on 05 May 2018 ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix
Monday May 21, 2018. 19:00
Horoya Athletique Club (HAC) will host Mamelodi Sundowns in the 2018 CAF Champions League Group C match at the Stade du 28 Septembre in Conakry on Tuesday.
Kick-off is at 18h00 CAT.
HAC started their group stage campaign with a 2-1 win over AS Togo Port away earlier this month. Aboubacar Gal Camara and Daouda Camara netted for Victor Zvunka’s side.
The 1978 CAF Cup Winners Cup champions are placed second on the Group C standings with three points from one match.
A win over Sundowns will see Guinean giants Horoya move to the top of the league standings.
Meanwhile, Sundowns started their group stage campaign with a 1-1 draw with Moroccan giants Wydad Casablanca at home earlier this month.
Wydad defender Badr Gaddarine (own-goal) netted for Sundowns, who are placed third on the Group C standings with one point from one game.
A victory over Horoya will see South African giants Sundowns, who won the Champions League title in 2016, join Wydad at the top of the league standings.
Top Zambian referee Janny Sikazwe will be in charge of the encounter between Horoya and Sundowns.