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CAF Cup: Raja Casablanca eye first-leg advantage against Vita Club

By The Atlas Lions, Nov 23 2018 09:12AM

(Africanfootball.com) Raja Casablanca will square off with AS Vita Club in the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup final first-leg match on Sunday.


The encounter is scheduled to take place at the Stade Mohammed V in Morocco's capital city, Casablanca.


Raja advanced to the final after overcoming Nigerian outfit Enyimba 3-1 on aggregate in a semi-final tie last month.


The Moroccan giants are looking to win the Confederation Cup for the second time having won it in 2003.


They are undefeated at home in this year's competition having recorded five wins and two draws in Casablanca.


Mahmoud Benhalib and Mouhcine Iajour have both netted for Raja in the tournament and they will look to inspire their team to victory.


Meanwhile, Vita Club advanced to the final after beating Egyptian club Al Masry 4-0 on aggregate in a semi-final tie last month.


The DR Congolese giants will be looking to win the Confederation Cup in their maiden appearance in the final of the competition.


They have struggled on the road in the competition having recorded only one win, three draws and two defeats.


Fabrice Ngoma and Jean-Marc Makusu Mundele are key players for the Black Dolphins and they will be keen to help their team win away.


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