Enyimba in Stiff Champions League Test

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*Draws Zamalek, Setif, Mamelodi Sundowns in Group B
Nigeria champions Enyimba have been handed a tough group as the draws for the 2016 CAF Champions League which held yesterday in Cairo.

The seven-time Nigerian champions will be in Group B alongside Egyptian giants Zamalek, Entente Setif of Algeria and South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns.
Enyimba, two-time champion of the competition, are looking to win the tournament for the first time in 12 years after triumphing in 2003 and 2004.

Group A will see Zesco of Zambia, Al Ahly of Egypt, Asec Mimosas and Tunisian side Wydad Casablanca battle it out for honours.

South African side Mamelodi Sundowns was a late addition to the draws in place of AS Vita of DR Congo who were disqualified for fielding a banned player in the preliminary rounds of the competition.

GROUP A
Zesco (Zambia)
Al Ahly (Egypt)
Asec Mimosas (Ivory Coast)
Wydad Casablanca (Morocco)
GROUP B
Enyimba (Nigeria)
Zamalek (Egypt)
ES Setif (Algeria)
Mamelodi Sundowns (South Africa)