Emmanuel Anyanwu - Has joined Kano Pillars from Enyimba
Friday Dec 11, 2015. 20:35
Nigeria champions Enyimba will take on Vipers of Uganda in the preliminary round of next year’s CAF Champions League with fellow countrymen Warri Wolves taking on Praia Cruz from Cape Verde.
The matches will be played between February 12 and 28.
Two-time African champions Enyimba will first play away to Vipers before they welcome the Uganda champions to the Enyimba International Stadium in Aba, southeast Nigeria.
The overall winners will keep a date in March with the winners of the preliminary round matches between lioli of Lesotho and Vital ‘O from Burundi.
Wolves will host the first leg with the overall winners facing Al Merriekh of Sudan in the next round of the competition.
This followed Friday’s draw for the continent’s two major club competitions, the CAF Champions League and the Confederation Cup.