RS Berkane expected a penalty shootout to defeat South Africa’s Orlando Pirates in the Remaining of the CAF Confederation Cup decided today at the Godswill Akpabio Intercontinental stadium Uyo Nigeria.
A drab 90 minutes of football gave way for a lively 30 minutes of additional time with just about every time scoring either fifty percent for a 1-1 scoreline as Referee Jianny Sikazwe was this time spot on with his timing of the match.
Youssef Alfahli scored from the location in the 1st 50 percent of excess time. Pirates levelled scores with minutes to the conclude of additional time to force the game into penalties.
Man of the match Goalkeeper Hamaani Akbi saved one of Pirates place kicks to complement a 100% conversion by his teammates to seal a 5-4 victory about the Bucs .
The Moroccans have as a result won their 2nd CAF Confederation Cup title with the to start with in 2019/2020.
Orlando Pirates will reflect on the flurry of prospects skipped with the to start with coming as early as the 2nd moment of the match when Klabelo Dlamini failed to convert from 6yards . His tame work went straight into the arms of Hamaani with the objective at his mercy.
Thembinkosi Lorch was also responsible of missing probabilities on a evening that plainly depicts their wastefulness in entrance of target all year in the DStv Premier League.
Nigerian Defender Olisa Ndah was maybe the ideal player on black currently combining his defensive responsibilities with distribution of passes the most by any player on the industry now.
RS Berkane’s Manager Florent Ibenge and his rates will return property delighted to return property with the CAF Confederation Cup title immediately after a Stable tactical general performance to conquer the Pirates who were being backed by vast majority of the admirers at the Godswill Akpabio international stadium Uyo.