Michael Babatunde is upbeat on the chances of Wydad Casablanca reaching the semi-final of the CAF Champions League after they were drawn to face Guinean club, Horoya report Completesports.com.
In a draw held on Wednesday, 20 March 2019, in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, and conducted by CAF Deputy General Secretary, Anthony Baffoe, with the assistance of Cameroon legend Patrick Mboma and Egyptian icon Emad Moteab.
Teams were drawn against each other as the journey towards the coronation of champions in the two continental club championships nears the finish line.
Wyday Casablanca finished top of group A with ten points from six games
“We have a good chance of advancing to the semi-final of the competition playing against Horoya,” Babatunde told Completesports.com.
“They are a good side, but playing Horoya away in the first leg could help us in our bid to get through to the next round.”
CAF Champions League Draw
CS Constantine (Algeria) vs Esperance (Tunisia)
Mamelodi Sundowns (South Africa) vs Al Ahly (Egypt)
Horoya (Guinea) vs Wydad Athletic Club (Morocco)
Simba (Tanzania) vs TP Mazembe (DR Congo).
By Johnny Edward.