Saturday Apr 10, 2021. 00:15
CR Belouizdad qualified for the 2020/21 CAF Champions League quarter-finals after defeating Mamelodi Sundowns on Friday afternoon.
The Algerian side secured a 2-0 win over South African champions Sundowns in a Group B match at the Loftus Versfeld Stadium in Pretoria.
The win saw Belouizdad qualify for the quarter-finals as Group B runners-up, while Sundowns, had already qualified for the knockout phase as group winners.
Meanwhile, TP Mazembe claimed a 2-1 win over Al Hilal in another Group B match at the Stade TP Mazembe in Lubumbashi.
As a result, DR Congolese giants Mazembe finish third in Group B standings, while Sudanese side Al Hilal slipped down to the fourth spot and both teams failed to qualify for the last eight.
At the Salam Stadium in Cairo, Al Ahly claimed a 1-0 win over Simba SC in a Group A match.
Therefore, Egyptian champions Al Ahly ended their group stage campaign on position two behind Group winners, Simba of Tanzania with both teams having already secured their places in the quarter-finals.
Lastly, Al Vita Club defeated Al Merrikh 3-1 in a Group A match at the Stade des Martyrs in Kinshasa.
The result saw Vita Club and Al Merrikh finished third and fourth respectively on the standings having both failed to qualify.