FC Platinum were handed tough opponents in the group stages of the 2020 CAF Champions League.

They were placed in Group B along with North African giants Al- Hilal of Sudan, Etoile Du Sahel (Tunisia) and Al Ahly of Egypt.

The Platinum Boys will start their group stage campaign with a trip to Sudan to play Al Hilal on the last weekend of November.

Their second match in the Group B is against Etoile Du Sahel of Tunisia at home in the following week. The match is likely to be played at Barbourfields Stadium in Bulawayo and it will be the second time the Zimbabwe champions have faced a Tunisian side in the last two campaigns.

The played Esperance at the same stage in the 2018/19 season and lost both legs.

The third Group B encounter is against Al Ahly in Egypt at the end of December.

There will be a six week break before the teams resume the return fixtures in mid February 2020. The round completes in the first week of March.

Here is FC Platinum’s fixture schedule:

Match-dayFixtureDateVenue
OneAl Hilal vs FC Platinum 29-30 Nov. 2019Away
TwoFC Platinum vs Etoile Du Sahel 6-7 Dec. 2019Home
ThreeAl Ahly vs FC Platinum27-28 Dec. 2019Away
FourFC Platinum vs Al Ahly14-15 Feb. 2020Home
FiveFC Platinum vs Al Hilal21-22 Feb: 2020Home
Six Etoile Du Sahel 6-7 Mar. 2020Away

Comments

comments