Caf Champions League Friday wrap: TP Mazembe, Esperance held but maintain pole positions

Caf Champions League Friday wrap: TP Mazembe, Esperance held but maintain pole positions

The Caf Champions League group stage games continued on Friday with TP Mazembe and Esperance dropping points Early goals from Rainford Kalaba and Cristovao Mabululu settled matters in TP Mazembe’s away 1-1 draw with Primeiro Agosto in a Caf Champions League Group A tie at November 11 Stadium. TP Mazembe will spend Friday night four … Read more…

Elhouni’s hat-trick: Esperance winger matches Ronaldo, Bale and Suarez

Elhouni’s hat-trick: Esperance winger matches Ronaldo, Bale and Suarez

Following his heroics against the Boss, the 25-year-old equaled the trio’s achievement in the competition Hamdou Elhouni’s heroics against Al Sadd on Tuesday saw him equal a Club World Cup’s feat achieved by Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suarez, and Gareth Bale. The Libya international found the net thrice as Esperance finished fifth in the championship after … Read more…

Anice Badri calls on Esperance teammates to ‘raise the bar’ against Al Sadd

Anice Badri calls on Esperance teammates to ‘raise the bar’ against Al Sadd

The Tunisian outfit are guaranteed about four million dinars if they win the match for fifth place to be held on Tuesday Esperance forward Anice Badri has rallied his teammates ahead of their Club World Cup meeting with Al Sadd on Tuesday, calling on them to “raise the bar” against the Qatari outfit. The Tunisians … Read more…

Esperance supporters arrested in Qatar before Club World Cup opener

Esperance supporters arrested in Qatar before Club World Cup opener

A total 19 fans of the Tunisian outfit have been taken into custody for various misdemeanours Two groups of Esperance supporters have been arrested in Qatar, before their Club World Cup encounter with Al Hilal on Saturday, December 14. The first group of 14 were taken into custody due to their conduct on the Qatar … Read more…

Esperance striker Khenissi hoping to meet Liverpool in the Fifa Club World Cup final

Esperance striker Khenissi hoping to meet Liverpool in the Fifa Club World Cup final

The African champions will be participating in their third global club competition in Qatar Esperance forward Taha Yassine Khenissi is dreaming of a Fifa Club World Cup final between the African champions and Liverpool. The Tunisians begin their Club World Cup campaign against Saudi side Al Hilal on Saturday and winning that match will set … Read more…