Seven North African clubs advanced to the last 16 of Africa's biggest club competition, with just one round of head-to-head ties left before the CAF Champions League group stage concludes.
Two former winners of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations played out an entertaining draw as Ghana and Congo DR both kicked off their respective campaigns, scoring the first goals of this year's competition in the process.
TP Mazembe bested Al Ahly to reach the semi-finals of Africa’s top club competition at the expense of Berekum Chelsea, who came up just short despite a brave performance.
FIFA.com speaks exclusively to Congo DR forward Tresor Mabi Mputu, who has re-established himself as a key figure for TP Mazembe in their CAF Champions League campaign.
Libya and Egypt both secured dramatic late wins on Sunday as Africa's FIFA World Cup™ qualifying group stage continued in thrilling fashion.
Holders Esperance and their Tunisian compatriots Etoile du Sahel claimed overwhelming victories in their CAF Champions League Round of 16 ties, while Egypt's Al Ahly fell to a late goal at Stade Malien.