Calabar and Were’s Zesco humbled in CAF Champions League

Calabar and Were’s Zesco humbled in CAF Champions League

Calabar and Were’s Zesco humbled in CAF Champions League

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Zambian side Zesco United, home to Kenyan trio of Jesse Were, David "Calabar" Owino and Teddy Akumu, suffered a shock 1-0 defeat at home to Ivory Coast's ASEC Mimosas in their CAF Champions League first leg match on Wednesday.

Zesco United  fell to an own goal by Solomon Sakala in the 37th minute at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola, their first home defeat in continental club action.

Jesse Were and David Owino played the entire match with Teddy Akumu making the substitutes bench.

The two sides meet in a fortnight in Abijan, Ivory Coast with Zesco United having the task ahead well carved out especially after gifting the visitors an away goal

CAF Champions League results

  • Gor Mahia 0-0 Esperance Tunis
  • St George 0-0 Kampala City
  • Zanaco 1-2 Mbabane Swall
  • Zesco United 0-1 ASEC Mimosas
  • Mazembe 4-0 UD Songo
  • Aduana Stars 1-0 ES Setif  #
  • AS TogoPort 2-0 AlHilal Sudan
  • MFMFC 2-1 MC Alger
  • Primeiro Agosto 1-0 Bidvest Wits

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