Tunisia: Esperance to Start Title Defence Away


The draw for the Orange CAF Champions League group stage and the second 1/8th round of the Orange CAF Confederation Cup completed and the cup holders Esperance to start title defence away in Nigeria.

CAF officials announcing the draw for the Orange CAF Champions League group stage and the second 1/8th round of the Orange CAF Confederation at CAF HQ in Cairo.

  • Africa:  CAF Set for Interclubs Draw Today At 12 GMT

    Confederation of African Football, 15 May 2012

    The draw for the group stage and the second 1/8th round the Orange CAF Champions League and the Orange CAF Confederation Cup respectively will take place at CAF HQ in Cairo on ... read more »

  • Africa:  CAF Interclubs Final Draw Result

    Confederation of African Football, 15 May 2012

    The draw for the Orange CAF Champions League group stage and the second 1/8th round of the Orange CAF Confederation Cup took take place at CAF HQ in Cairo on Tuesday. read more »

  • Tunisia/Zimbabwe:  Esperance Score Six Past Dynamos

    Confederation of African Football, 29 April 2012

    The Zimbabwean side Dynamos will long remember their trip to Tunis which ended in a (6-0) rout something that rarely happens to them against the defending champions Esperance ... read more »

  • Tunisia/Gambia:  Defending Champions Esperance Through to the Next Round

    Confederation of African Football, 8 April 2012

    Esperance of Tunis beat Brikama United of The Gambia 3-1 to qualify for the next round of the Orange CAF Champions League at the weekend. read more »

  • Africa:  Tunisian Clubs Survive Champions League Scares

    Confederation of African Football, 7 April 2012

    Tunisian clubs Esperance and Etoile Sahel survived scares at home this weekend to reach the final qualifying round for the CAF Champions League. read more »

  • Tunisia:  Esperance Star Midfielder Oussama Darragi Signs for FC Sion

    Tunisia Live, 22 February 2012

    Oussama Darragi, the three time Tunisian league champion and African Champions League winning midfielder with Esperance Sportive De Tunis, will leave his club for FC Sion in ... read more »

  • Tunisia:  Decastel Goes Back to Esperance

    Radio Netherlands Worldwide, 8 January 2012

    African Champions League holders Esperance of Tunisia have brought Swiss Michel Decastel back to the club he coached nine years ago. read more »

  • Tunisia:  Esperance Treble Winning Coach Maaloul Leaves the Club

    Confederation of African Football, 4 January 2012

    The current Orange CAF Champions League holders Esperance Sportive du Tunis announced on their official website that manager Nabil Maaloul has left the team after leading them to a ... read more »

  • Tunisia:  Esperance Fails to Win Against Al-Sadd Club at Club World Cup

    Tunisia Live, 11 December 2011

    In a well fought match, against Qatar's Al-Sadd Club, Esperance Sportive De Tunis lost 2-1 in the World Club Cup in Nagoya, Japan. Esperance dominated the first 30 minutes, and ... read more »

  • Tunisia:  Msakni the Gem Amid Esperance Gloom

    Confederation of African Football, 12 December 2011

    On the back of their glorious and gruelling triumph in this year's CAF Champions League, which was followed by an intensive preparatory period and a lengthy journey to Japan, ... read more »

  • Tunisia:  Esperance Dreaming of Barcelona

    Radio Netherlands Worldwide, 10 December 2011

    The coach of African champions Esperance admitted on Saturday that it was a problem getting his players to focus on their Club World Cup opener when they know Barcelona await them ... read more »

  • Africa:  Esperance Brings Joy to Tunisians

    Confederation of African Football, 13 November 2011

    Tunisia partied on Saturday night as Esperance beat Wydad Athletic Club of Morocco by a lone goal to win the 2011 Orange CAF Champions League. read more »

  • Tunisia/Morocco:  Afful's Goal Secures Esperance Champions League

    Ghana Football Association, 12 November 2011

    Ghana international Harrison Afful scored the only goal of the African Champions League final to crown Esperance champions. read more »

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