Pillars,Enyimba know their opponents



The draw for the 18th edition of the Orange CAF Champions League 2014 was held on Monday, December 16, 2013 in Marrakech, Morocco.

Fifty-two (52) clubs will be involved in the preliminary round to be join by holders Al Ahly (Egypt), Coton Sport (Cameroon), TP Mazembe (DR Congo), Hilal (Sudan), CS Sfaxien (Tunisia) and Esperance Sportive de Tunis (Tunisia) at the 1/16th round.

Nigeria champions Kano Pillars and Enyimba have been drawn against AS Vita of DR Congo and Ange de Notse of Togo, respectively in the 2014 CAF Champions League.

The 1st leg of the preliminary round matches will be played on the weekend of February 7 and 9.

Both Nigerian representatives will play their 1st leg matches at home with the return leg taking place a week later.

The draw for the Confederation Cup was also made .

42 clubs are expected to compete for the top prize.

Nigeria will be represented by Bayelsa United and Warri Wolves.

Both sides have have been given byes just as Asec Mimosas of Ivory Coast) MAS of Morocco, Djoliba of Mali, Ismaily of Egypt.

Other clubs that were drawn bye are Wadi Degla of Egypt, Zesco United of Zambia, Al Ahly Shandy of Sudan, and Etoile du Sahel, CA Bizerte both of Tunisia.