Zamalek team arrive in Morocco for 1st leg of 2019 CAF Confederation Cup final

Egypt’s Zamalek football team arrived in Oujda city in northeast Morocco on Friday to prepare for their clash with Renaissance de Berkane (Nahdha Berkane) in the first leg of the 2019 CAF Confederation Cup final.

The encounter is set take place on Sunday.

The second leg is due to be played in the Mediterranean seaport city of Alexandria one week later.

Five-time African champions Zamalek booked their place in the final of the Total CAF Confederation Cup 2018/19 season after holding Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia to a barren draw in Sousse earlier this month. This is their first final of a continental championship since 2016.

Renaissance de Berkane reached their first ever continental final after defeating Club Sfaxien of Tunisia 3-2 on aggregate in the semis.

Source: State Information Service Egypt