CAF Champions League Preliminary Round Draw

caf champions league preliminary round draw

CAF Champions League Preliminary Round Draw 2024/2025

CAF Champions League Preliminary Round Draw 2024/2025, The draw for the TotalEnergies CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup preliminary stages will be conducted today at 14h00 local time (11h00 GMT) in Cairo, Egypt, to officially kick off the new interclub season.

The live broadcast will be available here and across all CAF TV Partners.

The ceremony will begin with the TotalEnergies CAF Confederation Cup, followed closely by the TotalEnergies CAF Champions League.

54 clubs from 42 Member Associations are engaged in this season’s TotalEnergies CAF Champions League, while 52 clubs representing 41 Member Associations will compete in the TotalEnergies CAF Confederation Cup.

CAF Champions League Preliminary Round Draw 2024/2025

The draw for the preliminary round of the 2024/2025 CAF Champions League was held on Tuesday, 25 July 2024, at the CAF headquarters in Cairo, Egypt.

A total of 32 teams were drawn into 16 pairs, with the winners progressing to the first round of the competition. The first legs of the preliminary round will be played on 18-20 August 2024, with the second legs scheduled for 25-27 August 2024.

TotalEnergies CAF Champions League Draw Procedure

CAF Champions League Preliminary Round Draw Results

  • Match 1: Hafia FC (Guinea) v Génération Foot (Senegal)
  • Match 2: USGN (Niger) v AS Douanes (Burkina Faso)
  • Match 3: Bo Rangers (S. Leone) v LISCR (Liberia)
  • Match 4: Medeama SC (Ghana) v Remo Stars (Nigeria)
  • Match 5: KMKM (Zanzibar) v St. George SC (Ethiopia)
  • Match 6: APR FC (Rwanda) v Gaadidka (Somalia)
  • Match 7: Bendje (Gabon) v Bumamuru (Burundi)
  • Match 8: African Stars (Namibia) v Power Dynamos (Zambia)
  • Match 9: UD Songo (Mozambique) v Green Mamba (Eswatini)
  • Match 10: Dragon FC (Eq. Guinea) v Big Bullets (Malawi)
  • Match 11: Al Ahly Benghazi (Libya) v Enyimba (Nigeria)
  • Match 12: Coton Sport (Benin) v ASEC Mimosas (Ivory Coast)
  • Match 13: CS Constantine (Algeria) v Étoile du Sahel (Tunisia)
  • Match 14: ASKO Kara (Togo) v ASFAR (Morocco)
  • Match 15: AS Real de Bamako (Mali) v Coton Sport (Cameroon)
  • Match 16: FC Nouadhibou (Mauritania) v Al Ahli Tripoli (Libya)
  • Match 17: Primeiro de Agosto (Angola) v AS Vita Club (DR Congo)
  • Match 18: Salaam FC (S. Sudan) v Al-Hilal Omdurman (Sudan)
  • Match 19: AS Otohô (Rep. of Congo) v Al-Merrikh (Sudan)
  • Match 20: ASAS (Djibouti) v Young Africans (Tanzania)
  • Match 21: Jwaneng Galaxy (Botswana) v Vipers SC (Uganda)
  • Match 22: Djabal Club d’Iconi (Comoros) v Orlando Pirates (S. Africa)
caf champions league second preliminary round draw
caf champions league second preliminary round draw


CAF Champions League Second Preliminary Round Draw Results

Second Leg: September 29-October 1

  • Hafia/Génération Foot v Wydad AC (Morocco)
  • AS Garde/AS Douanes v Espérance ST (Tunisia)
  • Bo Rangers/LISCR v CR Belouizdad (Algeria)
  • Medeama SC/Remo Stars v Horoya AC (Guinea)
  • KMKM/St. George v Al Ahly (Egypt)
  • APR/Gaadidka v Pyramids FC (Egypt)
  • Bendje/Bumamuru v Mamelodi Sundowns (S. Africa)
  • African Stars/Power Dynamos v Simba SC (Tanzania)
  • UD Songo/Green Mamba v Petro de Luanda (Angola)
  • Dragon FC/Big Bullets v TP Mazembe (DR Congo)
  • Al Ahly Benghazi/Enyimba v Coton Sport/ASEC Mimosas
  • CS Constantine/Étoile du Sahel v ASKO Kara/ASFAR
  • AS Real du Bamako/Coton Sport v Nouadhibou/Al Ahli Tripoli
  • Primeiro de Agosto/AS Vita Club v Salaam FC/Al-Hilal Omdurman
  • AS Otohô/Al-Merrikh v ASAS/Young Africans
  • Jwaneng Galaxy/Vipers SC v Djabal/Orlando Pirates


caf champions league second preliminary round draw
caf champions league second preliminary round draw


The CAF Champions League Preliminary round Draw is sure to generate a lot of excitement among African football fans. The ties are all evenly matched, and there are some great potential matchups. The competition is sure to be hotly contested, and it will be interesting to see who emerges as the winner.

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About TotalEnergies CAF Champions League

TotalEnergies CAF Champions League due to sponsorship reasons, will mark the 60th edition of Africa’s top club football competition.

The tournament is organized by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and will be the 28th edition held under the current title of CAF Champions League.

As one of the most prestigious club competitions in Africa, the CAF Champions League attracts top teams from across the continent, all vying for the coveted title. The tournament features a series of knockout rounds, beginning with the preliminary stage and leading up to the final match.

Throughout the competition, clubs from various African nations compete in home and away fixtures, showcasing their skills and determination to advance to the next stage. The matches are played over several months, with the final usually taking place towards the end of the tournament