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River Angels on their way out CAF Women's Champions after 1-0 loss to Mamelodi Sundowns

By Emmanuel Oladele - Rivers Angels on Tuesday suffered another defeat in CAF Women's Champions League, they were defeated by South African side Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies, 1-0 it ended in favour of South African side. Recall, the Nigerian side Rivers Angels lost their first game of the competition to ASFAR of Morocco by 3-0 and yet failed to redeem their image against Mamelodi Sundowns on Tuesday, hence they are on their way out of the maiden edition of the CAF Women's Champions League currently holding in Egypt.

In the game between Rivers Angels and Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies on Tuesday, Zanele Nhlapho 17th minute strike was enough to give the Pretoria based side the victory of the evening.

Match Details

• Tue. 09/11. Rivers Angels (Nigeria) 0-1 Memelodi Sundowns (South Africa) FT. - El Salam Stadium.

Goal Scorer

• Zanele Nhlapho ⚽17'

See Official Teams Line-up below;


 Rivers Angels will have to pray for miracle to qualify after their second straight loss.

Rivers Angels Possibility of Qualification

• Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies will have to beat ASFAR Rabat, and must not concede any goal.

• Rivers Angels will have to beat Vihiga Queens with at least 5-0.

In another Group B game, Vihiga Queens defeated ASFAR Rabat by 2-0 earlier on Tuesday.

After two games Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies now top group B with 6 points, as Vihiga Queens and ASFAR Rabat are second and third respectively. See Group B Log below;

Team                              GD. PTS.

Mamelodi Sundowns    2      6

Vihiga Queens                1      3

ASFAR Rabat                   1      3

Rivers Angels                  4      0

Rivers Angels next game against Vihiga Queens, which is their last group game comes up on Friday 12th of November at 30 June Stadium in Egypt, 3:00PM Nigerian Time (+1 GMT).

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