The dates are set for the first leg of CAF Champions League 1/16th stage to 14th and 16th December 2018. Nkana will host Simba SC of Tanzania while the league champions will travel to Lubumbashi to be hosted by Moise Katumbi sponsored TP Mazembe.
CAF Confederations Cup First leg has also the same dates for the Zambian envoys. Green Eagles will play Hussein Dey from Algeria while CS Sfaxien in Tunisia will host Green Buffaloes.
From the first leg of preliminary Simba SC Swallowed Mbabane Swallows with a staggering 8-0 scoreline on goal aggregate. This represent a result of 4-0 at home and 4-0 away.
TP Mazembe last played a league game on second of December 2018 away to Mont Bleu and the final result 1-3 was in Mazembe’s favor
Hussein Dey scored a total of 3 goals, against Diables Noirs of Congo Brazzaville, to get into the next round of the Confederation cup. CS Sfaxien is coming from a league game draw. They last played a game against Etoile du Sahel which final result was a 1-1 draw.
Second leg will played on the dates between 21 and 23 December, 2018