The Confederation of African Football (CAF) and Total have reached an agreement which will see the petroleum giants become the official sponsor of African football until 2024.
Platinum Stars goalkeeper Mbongeni Mzimela says the club will be ready to compete in next season's CAF Confederation Cup, but admits that they do need to strengthen the squad further.
The draw for the group stages of the CAF Champions League has been completed, with Mamelodi Sundowns set to take on Zamalek, Enyimba and ES Setif in Group B.
Mamelodi Sundowns have been dumped out of the CAF Confederation Cup after losing 2-0 to Ghanaian outfit Medeama at the Sekondi-Takoradi Stadium on Wednesday.
Mamelodi Sundowns will be cautious in their approach against Medeama in the CAF Confederation Cup play-off second leg at Sekondi Takoradi on Wednesday where the Brazilians go into the match with a 3-1 lead.
Now that the league race has been wrapped up, with Mamelodi Sundowns to be crowned 2015/16 Absa Premiership champions on 21 May, Teko Modise is driven to see this generation do better than past Sundowns legends.
Mamelodi Sundowns will be hoping to show the form that won them the Premiership title recently when they take on Medeama in a crucial CAF Confederation Cup play-off tie on Wednesday.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has criticized the heavy domestic fixture schedule, arguing that it was to the detriment of teams competing in continental tournaments.
Pitso Mosimane has urged his Mamelodi Sundowns squad to remain focused for the rest of the season despite wrapping up their record seventh Premiership title.
All indications are that Mamelodi Sundowns will not be taking their CAF Confederation Cup match against Medeama FC lightly.
Mamelodi Sundowns will play Ghanaian club Medeama SC in the play-off round of the CAF Confederation Cup next month.
Zesco United are looking good in the CAF Champions League after beating Stade Malian 3-1, while Zanaco drew 1-1 with Stade Gabesien in the Confederations Cup.
Orlando Pirates head coach Eric Tinkler expressed concern about the performances of fellow Premiership clubs in their respective CAF competitions.
Bidvest Wits have been knocked out of the CAF Confederation Cup after a 4-3 defeat on Sunday resulted in a 7-3 loss on aggregate over two legs against Azam of Tanzania.
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