Confederation of African Football has released the first round fixtures for the 56th edition of 2019–20 Total CAF Champions League. This comes after the completion of CAF Champions League preliminary round on Sunday.
The tournament is now headed to the next round with the first leg slated for 13-14 September 2019.
Kenyan Premier League giants Gor Mahia will have to go past tAlgiers-based USM Alger to book a slot in the group stage that will begin on 29 November.
Last season, USM Alger and Gor Mahia were seeded in Group D in the Confederation Cup where they drew 0-0 at Moi Sports Centre, Kasarani before K’Ogalo lost 2-1 at 5th July Stadium in Algiers, Algeria.
Gor fans have given mixed reactions ahead of their encounter with the North African side for fear of the repeat of last year’s result.
Check out what they had to say;
Richie Customs So Gor must play against this bully Arabs every season
Paul OsujiAbdulahi Bincoreweno USM Alger Tena ooh
Caljosh Opondo Calleb Kwani hi USM Algiers ndo lazima wape Gor kila time.I hate this USM and Arab clubs.mbona USM hawakupewa TP Mazembe?
Otieno Victor Abaja Jakiswaro Why again USM Alger again are these people mad
Armymore Evance USM Ulgier again
Chilobe Laba Atleast we gonna start away
Isaac Otieno I dont trust this USM Alger
Gworo Ben Gor ni lazima wapatiwe Warabu
Moses Kirui Lazima north Africa????
Fredd Nyakwar Okere Wowee
Gor qualified for the first round after eliminating the Burundian outfit Aigle Noir in the CAF Champions League preliminary round- Drawing 0-0 in Burundi and winning 5-1 in Nairobi.
K’Ogalo will be aiming to make it to the Group Stage of the Caf Champions League for the first time in their history.
Last season, they failed to make it past the second round of qualifying after losing to Lobi Stars of Nigeria on the away goal rule after the two-legged tie ended 3-3 on aggregate.