Five CAF Champions League facts
AFP, , Friday 8 Apr 2016
Egypt's Ahly, Zamalek and TP Mazembe of DR Congo are the three most successful teams in the tournament


Five CAF Champions League facts ahead of the round of 16, which starts on Saturday:

- Nine winners of the premier African Football Confederation (CAF) club competition are included in the 16 teams competing for eight places in the lucrative group stage.

- Among them are the three most successful -- Ahly of Egypt (eight titles) and compatriots Zamalek and defending champions TP Mazembe of the Democratic Republic of Congo (five each).

- Enyimba of Nigeria and Etoile Sahel of Tunisia clash in a repeat of the 2004 final won the West Africans on penalties in Aba after both sides achieved 2-1 home victories.

- Mouloudia Bejaia of Algeria are the only debutants to survive the preliminary and last 32 qualifying rounds, eliminating AshantiGold of Ghana and former champions Club Africain of Tunisia.

- Wydad Casablanca of Morocco have a 9-5 goal record after four games against Douanes of Niger and CNaPS of Madagascar, making them the team that has scored and conceded the most.

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