Al Merreikh News and Features
Al Hilal and Al Merreikh have been disqualified from the CAF Champions League after Sudan's FA was suspended by FIFA.
The Sudanese derby in the CAF Champions league ended in victory for Al Merreikh, while Group B's top two could not secure progression.
Diddy Kitumbo was the hero as Zambian hosts Zanaco prevailed 2-1 at home to Cotonsport in Group D on Saturday.
Hameur Bouazza struck a late winner for Etoile du Sahel in a 2-1 victory at Al Merreikh, while Zamalek were held at Al Ahli Tripoli.
Zamalek made a winning start as they seek to respond to the disappointment of defeat in last season's CAF Champions League final.
TP Mazembe responded to a 2-1 first-leg defeat to Al Merreikh by winning the return fixture and reaching the CAF Champions League final.
Solomon Asante TP Mazembe will be looking to overturn a 2-1 deficit when they host Al Merreikh in the second-leg of their CAF Champions League semi-final.
Al Merreikh head into the second leg of their CAF Champions League semi-final with a 2-1 advantage over TP Mazembe.
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