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Caf hits back at Mosimane’s ‘baseless’ comments


Caf hits back at Mosimane’s ‘baseless’ comments

The Al Ahly coach is upset after having to play the Champions League final on Wydad Casablanca’s home turf


The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has hit back at Al Ahly coach Pitso Mosimane over his statements made about the continental ruling body and its president, Patrice Motsepe.

Mosimane has made suggestions that Motsepe — with whom he has had a few run-ins since leaving the Caf president’s club, Mamelodi Sundowns, to join Ahly — had a role to play in last week’s Caf Champions League final being staged at the home of Wydad Casablanca.

Ahly lost 2-0 to Wydad in front of a hostile home crowd at a packed Stade Mohamed V in Casablanca last Monday. The withdrawal of Senegal as a bidder for the neutral venue for the Champions League final left Morocco as the only option...

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