CAF Champions League dates set for Chiefs, Sundowns

Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns’ dates and times for their CAF Champions League quarter-finals against Simba SC and Al Ahly have been finalized.

Chiefs face the Group A winners who ousted Pitso Mosimane’s Red Devils on Saturday 15 May after their Wednesday fixture against Swallows FC.

Gavin Hunt’s men will host the Tanzanian giants – who have the Dar es Salaam derby against Yanga on Saturday before a Tuesday league clash against Coastal Union – at FNB Stadium at 18h00.

Meanwhile, Mosimane’s return to face his former side, with whom he won the competition in the 2016/17 season have the Cairo derby against Zamalek SC before their 21h00 kick off on 15 May.

The second-leg ties of all four quarter-finals will be played out on 22 May – with the Club of the Century then set for a Super Cup final against reigning Confederation Cup champions RS Berkane.

Quarter-final fixtures in full:

First Leg

Friday 14 May 2021

  • 21:00 MC Alger (Algeria) – Wydad (Morocco)

Saturday 15 May 2021

  • 18:00 CR Belouizdad (Algeria) – Esperance (Tunisia)
  • 18:00 Kaizer Chiefs (South Africa) – Simba (Tanzania)
  • 21:00 Al Ahly (Egypt) – Mamelodi Sundowns (South Africa)

Second Leg – Saturday 22 May 2021

  • 15:00 Mamelodi Sundowns (South Africa) – Al Ahly (Egypt)
  • 15:00 Simba (Tanzania) – Kaizer Chiefs (South Africa)
  • 18:00 Wydad (Morocco) – MC Alger (Algeria)
  • 18:00 Esperance (Tunisia) – CR Belouizdad (Algeria)

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