Dayo’s Lone Strike Enough To Confirm RS Berkane CAF Confederation Cup Champions
By Niyi Busari
Renaissance Sportive de Berkane of Morocco emerged champions of the 2019/20 CAF Confederation Cup after their 1-0 slim win over Egyptian Pyramid FC, BSNSports.com.ng can report.
Issoufou Dayo, 29, from Burkina Faso scored the lone goal for RS Berkane in the first half, the goal they defended to be crowned champions.
RS Berkane was promoted to the Botola league just eight years ago and they have now won their first continental trophy.
RS Berkane defeated Hassania Agadir 2-1 in the semifinal before tonight’s slim victory to win their first ever Caf Confederation Cup title.
Berkane have won all their last four matches in all competitions.
CAF Confederation Cup was founded as the merger of CAF Cup and African Cup Winners’ Cup .
In 2013 , CS Sfaxien became the first club to win three trophies after defeating TP Mazembe in the final.
The winner (RS Berkane) faces the Caf Champions League winner in the CAF Super Cup. CS Sfaxien of Tunisia are the most successful club after winning three CAF Confederation Cup titles.