FIFA Club World Cup 2018
- Esperance won the third Champions League CAF
- Anis Badri finishes the top scorer in the competition
- Esperance will play their second World Cup FIFA Club
Esperance has written a new chapter in the history of African football, winning the third CAF Champions League in its history. Returning to the top of the continental hierarchy after seven years of absence, Blood and gold they can now turn to the next challenge: the FIFA Club World Cup next month in the UAE.
Players and fans of the Tunisian club have made this event a major goal for the season. He suffered four times in the final, Esperanza is determined not to survive such a disappointment. In 2012, the Tunisians clinched the decisive match before receiving a fatal defeat in their Rades Stadium against Al Ahli. Esperance, however, has perfectly negotiated re-posting this poster. Therefore, she returns to success in a competition she has not won since 2011.
But above this dual crucial conflict, this is all the move by Tunisia, which we must say hello. Esperance was the first team to qualify for the quarterfinals, starting on the fourth day of the group stage. In the process, she confirmed her favorite status by placing ES Sahel in the Tunisian derby. After laying out the first semifinals of the first footballer Primeiro de Agosto, the Tunisians proved that they did not have the character by changing the trend in their home (4: 2). The final confirmed the courage of this extraordinary team. Despite losing 3-1 in Egypt, Blood and gold they pulled out of their reserves to win 3-0 in front of Al Ahlia in Rades, a result that gives them the most prominent title in Africa.
The Way of Glory
- Esperance played 16 matches
- His record is nine victories, four unresolved and three defeats
- She scored 26 goals (1.63 per game) for 12 recognized
Tuga Al Ahli
Al Ahli, defeated in the final of Vidad last season, sees that the trophy has fled again. The failure against Esperance is even more difficult cash that the Egyptians have achieved a great course throughout the tournament. Having won 3: 1 in the first half, they probably thought they had done the hardest. The fans believed it, but the octouples champions of Africa failed to add an extra line to this competition, which they still regard as their preservation. Red Devils, who have not won since 2013, had to face a cascade of injury upon return. Their ambitions did not survive this mountain of the package.
Each stage was marked by the emergence of new talents, but Tunisian international Anica Badri deserves special attention for her outstanding performances and eight goals scored during the great Esperance. In Tunis, he came from Mouscron, Badri signed one of the most beautiful season of his career. Sometimes a midfielder, a player or an attacker, shined in all positions. His decisive goal in the final return won in his team's camp and at the same time earned him the title of the best scorer. Badri will now be able to fulfill his dream of playing at the World Cup in the club a few months after competing in 2018. FIFA World Cup Russia ™ with Tunisia.
Angolans Primeiro de Agosto have made headlines for several weeks. Due to their eleven participation in the Champions League, they have exceeded all expectations by finishing the other in their group behind ES Sahel. Primeiro was then surprised by the release of TP Mazembe in the quarter-finals, before Esperance was placed in the semi-finals. Unfortunately for him, the military club failed at the final door. The Angolans continued to qualify for five minutes from the end of the regulation period, but the Tunisians eliminated qualifications in the last moments of the match. In this Champions League, Primeiro played 14 games for six victories, five unresolved and three defeats.
"It was a very competitive event, we made progress on the matches and we began to believe more and more, congratulating our players, they were great, especially when I returned, in the semifinals and the finals, I would like to thank our supporters for their support, they believed in us all the way to the end "- Mouin El Shaabani, Esperance Coach
Did you know
- Final for the seventh time, Esperance won the third continental title, after two awards in 1994 and 2011
- The team of the capital will therefore play their second World Cup FIFA Club; in 2011, blood and gold He arrived in the quarterfinals
- This is the fourth defeat of Al Ahlia in the final. Every time, the fate of the meeting took place outside
- Esperance ended a series of ten games without a victory against Al Ahli. His previous success was in 2011