Zamalek, RS Berkane to Face Off in CAF Showdown

Zamalek of Egypt and RS Berkane of Morocco will contest the final of the 2018/19 Total CAF Confederation Cup after aggregate wins in their respective semifinals. RS Berkane advanced to their first-ever continental tournament final after a 3-0 second leg win over CS Sfaxien at the Stade Municipal de Berkane stadium in Berkane, Morocco. Meanwhile, 10-man Zamalek held hosts Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia to a draw. Goalkeeper Mahmoud ‘Gennesh’ Abdel Rahim was sent off for the visitors in injury time for a second yellow card. Berkane hosts the first leg in Morocco on May 19 with the return leg in Egypt on May 26. Zamalek will be hoping to end a 16-year wait for a continental championship while Berkane will hope to become the fifth Moroccan winners of the Confederation Cup.

SOURCES: CGTN AFRICA

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