Chiefs Break Into Top Ten In Africa, Sundowns Catching Up
Kaizer Chiefs have made their way into the top 10 African club ranking, after stretching their unbeaten run last weekend, this according to footballdatabase.com.
Click through the gallery to view images of Chiefs’ 1-0 victory over Chippa
Amakhosi claimed a 1-0 victory over Chippa United at the Mbombela Stadium on Saturday, April 15, where a goal from George Lebese ensured that the Soweto giants stretched their Absa Premiership unbeaten run to 12-matches.
Now, Chiefs have shifted into the top 10 African club ranking system on footballdatabase.com, while Mamelodi Sundowns are trailing two places below at 11th.
Sundowns will be in action this evening, April 19, against SuperSport United in an Absa Premiership clash, with Chiefs’ next fixture also against Matsatsantsa in the quarterfinals of the Nedbank Cup competition on April 22.
Amakhosi and Masandawana remain the top two South African clubs on footballdatabase.com’s ranking system, while Bidvest Wits follow in 19th placed and SuperSport United and Orlando Pirates at 45th and 48th placed respectively.
Here are the top 15 African club rankings according to footballdatabase.com:
1. Al Ahly
2. Esperance de Tunis
3. TP Mazembe
4. Vita Club
5. Etoile du Sahel
7. Al Hilal Omdurman
8. Wydad Casablanca
9. Kaizer Chiefs
10. CS Sfaxien
11. Mamelodi Sundowns
12. El Zamalek
14. Coton Sport
15. Raja Casablanca