Consequently, North African clubs have won the African Champions League a whopping 28 times out of 63 times that the competition has been organized. North African clubs have remained Achilles hills to the country’s quest of winning the title several times. A brief history will bring to the fore how North African clubs have dealt with Nigerian clubs. Rangers were also victim of another North African side in 1981 losing to Al-Ahly of Egypt on 4-1 goals aggregate at the semi-final. The North African clubs dominance couldn’t have come as a mere coincidence.
Source: The North Africa Journal March 17, 2018 01:07 UTC