Four games were played on Sunday as CAF Champions League group-stage action closed.
At Alexandria, Egypt:
Goals from Mohamed Al Ghandoli (PK-45') and Vianney Mabide (69') carried Al-Ahli Tripoli to a 2-2 road draw with Zamalek and a berth in the quarterfinal round. Basem Morsy (13') and Maarouf Youssef (75') each delivered a goal for the now-eliminated Egyptian club.
At Algiers, Algeria:
Oussama Darfalou scored twice win the waning minutes (78', 88') as USM Alger wrapped the Group B crown and a berth in the knockout stage by defeated visiting CAPS United 4-1 and eliminating the Zimbabwean club from the tournament.
Final Group B Standings:
1. USM Alger (GP: 6; GD: +7; PTS: 11)
2. Al-Ahli Tripoli (GP: 6; GD: +1; PTS: 9)
3. Zamalek (GP: 6; GD: -2; PTS: 6)
4. CAPS United (GP: 6; GD: -6; PTS: 6)
USM Alger and Al-Ahli Tripoli advanced to the quarterfinal round.
At Pretoria, South Africa
Thabo Nthethe's goal in the 35th minute enabled Mamelodi Sundowns to gain a 1-1 home draw with AS Vita Club. Yazid Atouba equalized for the Congolese club in the 73rd minute.
At Rades, Tunisia:
Khalil Chemmam (29'), Bilel Bejri (36'), Haythem Jouini (82'), and Ali Machani (90'+4) each scored a goal as Esperance de Tunis demolished visiting Saint George 4-0.
Final Group C Standings:
1. Esperance de Tunis (GP: 6; GD: +7; PTS: 12)
2. Mamelodi Sundowns (GP: 6; GD: +2; PTS: 9)
3. AS Vita Club (GP: 6; GD: -4; PTS: 5)
4. Saint George (GP: 6; GD: -5; PTS: 5)
Esperance de Tunis and Mamelodi Sundowns advanced to the quarterfinal round.