The semi-final line-up of the CAF Champions League has been decided. After the quarter-final second leg, Esperance Tunis will try to stop Ahly from making a second consecutive finals. Wydad Casablanca will face Kaizer Chiefs. The first leg matches are scheduled for 18 June.
Al Ahly will have to beat Esperance Tunis in the semi-finals of the African Champions League on 18 June. But before that, it was necessary to pass this stage of the competition. For some teams were in an uncomfortable position. Like Esperance Tunis beaten in the first leg by CR Belouizdad (2-0). Esperance turned the tables at home thanks to goals from Benguit (68th min) and Ben Romdhane (87th min). The Tunisians pushed the Algerians to penalties, before winning (3-2).
In the semi-final, Esperance Tunis will face Al Ahly who managed a good draw (1-1) in South Africa against Mamelodi Sundowns. But that was already enough for the Egyptians who had made a big step forward in the first leg in Cairo a week ago after their victory (2-0).
Wydad challenge Kaizer Chiefs
Kaizer Chiefs had a tough time in Tanzania and in front of Simba SC. Beaten 3-0, the South Africans nevertheless progressed to the semi-finals thanks to their 4-0 win in the first leg. Now, in the last four, the Chiefs will meet Wydad. The Moroccan side played out a 1-0 win over MC Algiers after a 1-1 draw in the first leg a week ago in Algeria. Walid El Karti scored in the 92nd minute, offering an unexpected qualification to the Casablanca side.
Semi-finals first leg
18 June 2021
7 PM: ES Tunis VS Al Ahly
7 PM: Wydad Casablanca VS Kaizers Chiefs