Mamelodi Sundowns captain Hlompho Kekana eagerly waiting to see who they will play in the CAF Champions League quarterfinals


Sundowns have qualified for the knockout stages of the Champions League for the third time in the last five editions and they will get to know who they will come up against.

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The 2016 champions will play one of the following clubs: Al Ahly, TP Mazembe or defending champions Esperance.

Had they finished first in their group, Pitso Mosimane’s men would have played Horoya, CS Constantine or Simba.

“It’s a good a feeling to be in the quarterfinals, where it’s going to be interesting to see who we face. We are positive and we are happy. Hopefully we continue the positive run and see ourselves going all the way,” Kekana tells

The quarterfinals will be played during the first weekend of April.

Kekana, meanwhile, is currently with the Bafana Bafana squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Group E qualifier against Libya. Themba Zwane, Rivaldo Coetzee and Lebohang Maboe are the other Sundowns players in the squad.

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