Esperance lift North African Cup Winners' Cup

Tunisian club Esperance beat Algeria's JSM Bejaia 2-1 at Rades on Tuesday to be crowned inaugural winners of the North African Cup Winners' Cup.

Two first-half goals from Oussou Konan and Wajdi Bouazzi set up the Tunisian league leaders for success in the regional tournament, competed for by clubs from the Maghreb region. The first leg in Bejaia had been drawn 0-0 earlier this month.