This Sunday afternoon, anticipation is building for an exciting climax in the CAF Women’s Champions League as former champions Mamelodi Sundowns face debutants Sporting Club Casablanca in Korhogo, Cote d’Ivoire.
Scheduled to commence at 17:00 local time (GMT), the final will unfold at 18:00 in Casablanca and 19:00 in Johannesburg. Football enthusiasts can catch the action live on various global TV stations, including beIN Sport, Canal+, SABC, AZAM, SNRT, and more. Additionally, the match will be streamed live on CAF TV’s YouTube page worldwide.
Now in its third edition, the CAF Women’s Champions League stands out as a success story for CAF’s women’s football development in Africa. The victors of this prestigious event will be awarded a prize of USD 400,000, while the runners-up will receive USD 250,000.
Mamelodi Sundowns boast a remarkable track record, having reached the Finals in both 2021 and 2022. They emerged victorious in the inaugural event in 2021 and secured the second position in 2022, succumbing to another Moroccan contender, ASFAR.
Contrastingly, Sporting Club Casablanca is making its debut in the final. Their journey to this stage included a penalty shootout victory over Ghana’s Ampem Darkoa after an exhilarating 2-2 draw.
The clash promises to be a riveting spectacle, showcasing the evolution and competitiveness of women’s football on the African continent.
Prize Money Breakdown
Winner: USD 400, 000
Runners-up: USD 250, 000
Semi-finalists: USD 200, 000
Third of Group: USD 150, 000
Fourth of Group: USD 100, 000