CAF Champions League Final: Al Ahly Thrash Kaizer Chiefs To Retain Trophy

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Al Ahly on Saturday successfully defended their CAF Champions League title following an emphatic 3-0 win over Kaizer Chiefs.

The final was played at the Stade Mohammed V in Morocco.

Goals from Mohamed Sherif, Mohamed Magdi Afsha and Amr El Solia sealed the victory for the Egyptians, who outclassed their South African opponents.

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Chiefs, who were making their first appearance in the final, were reduced to 10 men following the sending off of Happy Mashiane in the 45th minute.

Mashiane was shown a straight red card for a reckless tackle on Akram Tawfik following a VAR check.

Eight minutes after the restart, Al Ahly took the lead through Sherif.

The win saw the Red Devils clinch a record-extending 10th CAF Champions League title.

They have also qualified for this year’s FIFA Club World Cup.

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