ESPERANCE SPORTIVE DE TUNIS OVERCAME FIRST LEG SETBACK TO BECOME AFRICAN CHAMPIONS

Esperance astounded regional rivals Al Ahly in the return leg of 2018 CAF Champions league at the Stade Olympique de Rades by beating the eight time African Champions 3-0.

Moin Chaabani witnessed his boys’ hope fade off following a 3-1 lose to Egyptian giants in the first leg at Borg El Arab Stadium and equally witnessed how his company overcame the deficit by bringing Patrice Carton and Co to their knees at home ground in Tunisia.

Saad Bguir’s brace and Anice Badri’s late strike ensured the Tunisian giants lift their third African title.

Bguir opened the scores at the first half additional minute before doubling their lead at the 54th minute. Badri closed the goal scoring deal at the 86th minute with an 18 yard right footed shot.

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